Prunus mume 'Beni-chidori'

Prunus mume 'Beni-chidori'

4lt half standard £37.99
available to order from autumn
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<ul><LI><B>Position:</B> full sun or partial shade<LI><B>Soil:</b> moist, well-drained fertile soil<LI><B>Rate of growth:</b> average<LI><B>Flowering period:</B> February to March<LI><B>Hardiness:</b> fully hardy<br><br>An early flowering Japanese apricot that produces deep pink, almond-scented flowers on bare stems in late winter and early spring. These are followed by edible, but bitter yellow fruits. A compact, shrubby tree, which is ideal for small gardens and containers. The half standards have at least a 60cm clear stem.<br><br><LI><B>Garden care:</B> When planting incorporate lots of well-rotted garden compost in the planting hole and stake firmly. Little pruning is needed, you can cut out wayward or crossing branches. If necessary, this should betackled in summer to reduce the risk of silver leaf and bacterial canker.</li></ul>

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moist, well-drained fertile soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: February to March
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    An early flowering Japanese apricot that produces deep pink, almond-scented flowers on bare stems in late winter and early spring. These are followed by edible, but bitter yellow fruits. A compact, shrubby tree, which is ideal for small gardens and containers. The half standards have at least a 60cm clear stem.

  • Garden care: When planting incorporate lots of well-rotted garden compost in the planting hole and stake firmly. Little pruning is needed, you can cut out wayward or crossing branches. If necessary, this should betackled in summer to reduce the risk of silver leaf and bacterial canker.

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