Genus Prunus can be deciduous or evergreen trees or shrubs with showy flowers in spring, and often good autumn foliage colour. Some have edible fruit in autumn, and a few species have ornamental bark.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Prunus 'Ukon' is a vigorous small deciduous tree with a spreading crown and bronze young foliage giving red-brown autumn colour. Semi-double flowers 5cm in width are yellowish-white, sometimes tinged pink.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Deciduous. Foliage Colour: Green, bronze leaves and white/pink flowers. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 Litre. Ultimate Height: 4 - 8m. Ultimate Spread: 4 - 8m. Growth Rate: 10 - 20 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.