FORM: Upright & rounded GROWTH RATE: Moderate, fast when young FOLIAGE: Bronzy-purple to dark greenish-purple. Flowers-April-May. Blireana Plum. “The designation slow means the plant grows 12” or less per year; medium refers to 13 to 24” of growth per year; and fast to 25” or greater.” Height to 66ft (20m), spread 33ft (10m). The survival rate ranged from 100% in Illinois, 70% in Missouri, and 66% in Iowa. Description The deciduous tree with ovate bronze or purple-red leaves has beautiful, showy dark-pink flowers in winter and spring. American plum's growth rate is "moderate" [148,175] to "rapid' . A limited root system will accelerate the rate at which … On coal mine spoils in Wyoming, unirrigated American plum transplants grew an average of 1.8 inches (4.5 cm)/year over 4 years . Auclair, Allan N. 1975. 20 year longevity. Grows to 20' tall and wide, a rounded, dense branching tree. : Multivariate analysis of site, forest structure and growth rate relationships. Large white flowers appear in April. Can become irregular and ... Japanese Apricot (Prunus mume) and the Purple-leaved Plum (Prunus cerasifera ‘Pissardii’). The popular cultivar 'Pollardii' forms a small spreading tree with lanceolate long pointed leaves. Position-Full sun, sheltered. 94(1): 72-87. Max 22ft. Fast growth rate. Height-12ft in 10 years. Overall, there was good to excellent survival of the bare root seedlings, with the majority of the field plantings receiving minimal maintenance with moderate weed and grass competition. Scientific name: Prunus cerasifera ‘Atropurpurea’ Sprouting response in Prunus serotina Erhr. Pink flowers, 10-15 petals with undulating edges, pleasantly fragrant, 1-1.25" diameter, in March-April before the leaves. Origin: Japan Habit: upright narrow to round deciduos tree Common Names: Flowering plum Height: 4m Width: 4m Growth Rate: Medium Foliage: Dark Green, Purple, Bronze, Autumn Colour Flowers: Yes Flower Description: Small Dainty double flowers are borne along the bare branches in Early spring before the foilage Fruit: small green plum shaped fruit which turns red when ripe Plants growing in sandy soils with low water-holding capacity are more susceptible to drought stress than plants growing in clay soils. New growth is bronzy-red. Auclair, Allan N.; Cottam, Grant. soil, environmental conditions, stage of plant growth, and plant species. Dynamics of black cherry (Prunus serotina … Spread-Max 20ft. Foliage-Deciduous (looses leaves in winter). 1971. Pissard Plum. Prunus x 'Blireana' // Blireana Purple-leaf Plum Tree. Prunus x blireana. Prunus x blireana – Pink Flowering Plum. Hardiness-Fully Hardy. American Midland Naturalist. [15802] 5. Origin Double Rose Cherry Plum Prunus x blireana. Description. Growth rate: Fast growing when young Typical form: Small deciduous, vase-shaped tree. Flower Colour-Ranging from white to dusky pink depending on variety. Rate, as is true for size, is influenced by numerous variables such as soil, drainage, water, fertility, light, exposure, ad infinitum. Deciduous Forms. Scientific name: Prunus × blireana Synonyms: Purple-leafed plum Size: 15 to 25 feet height. Rate of Growth-Average 1ft per year. Watering your tree correctly goes a long way to ensuring its health. Prunus x blireana Regular size - 15L Bag Semi Advanced - 25L bag Semi Advanced Size 2 - 300mm pot Advanced - 400mm pot Please see our Tree Planting Guide and Guarantee before purchasing. Soil Type-Fertile, well drained but moist. Plum. P. x amygdalo-persica (almond and peach hybrid). P. avium (wild cherry, sweet cherry, or gean) is a medium to large woodland tree with oval, long-pointed leaves, which turn yellow or red in autumn. 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