Purple Leaf Plum – Prunus Cerasifera

All pricing and availability are subject to change

5 gallon – $20
15 gallon – $50
24″ box – $150

Details and Care Information:

Sunset Zones: 2-12 and 14-22
USDA Hardiness Zones: 6-8
Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Sun
pH Range: Highly Acidic to Highly Alkaline
Soil: Moist Soil
Drought Tolerance: Moderately Drought Tolerant
Growth Rate: 24” per year
Growth Habit: Erect or Spreading with a Low Canopy
Height: 15ft.
Width: 12ft.
Evergreen or Deciduous: Deciduous
Longevity: 50 to 150 years
Litter Issue: Few to almost no fruit.
Pests and Diseases: Susceptible to Aphids, Beetle Borers, Caterpillars and Spider Mites, Armillaria, Root Rot, Rust, Sooty Mold and Verticillium.
Branch Strength: Medium
Root Damage Potential: Low 
Suckering Potential: High
Special Care:  Pruning Advice: Prune 20% of the canopy per year to help roots expand and increase ability to withstand wind, until established.
Watering Advice:
Microclimate:  No specific microclimate needed.  

Purple Leaf Plum