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Common Name: Cherry Plum

Species Name: Prunus cerasifera

Family Name: Rosaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin Asia
Sun Preference Full Sun
Susceptibility Thrips, Japanese beetle, aphid, scale, mites, leafhopper, canker, rust, black spot and powdery mildew



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 25-foot diameter, 30-foot height
    • Leaves: Alternate, simple, ovate or elliptic-obovate, serrate, 1.5-2.5 inches long, 1-1.25 inches wide, pointed apex



Soil Preference Well-drained, pH adaptable
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone
Notes Short-lived tree, fast growth rate
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