SelecTree: Tree Detail
Utility friendly tree.
Branches droop but resist breakage.
Has fragrant Flower.
Native to United States.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 12 - 20 feet.
Width: 15 - 20 feet.
Growth Rate: 12 to 36 Inches per Year.
Leaves Elliptic, Green, No Change, Deciduous.
Flowers Showy. Fragrant White. Flowers in Winter. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Yellow to Red Drupe, Medium (0.50 - 1.50 inches), fruiting in Winter or Spring Edible.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Moderately Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
USDA Hardiness Zones 6 - 9.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Well Drained Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Acidic Soil pH.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Caterpillars.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Fire Resistance is Favorable.
Attracts Birds and Mammals.
Special Uses & Values
Specimen, Buffer Strip or Street Tree.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Prunus angustifolia Tree Record." 1995-2018. Feb 24, 2018.
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