PRUNUS triloba

Commonly known as Flowering almond, Rose tree of China


Popular dwarf almond, branches wreathed with bright double pink flowers
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PRUNUS triloba

Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
Bush £17.50 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022


  • Deciduous
    Leaves often 3-lobed 4-8cm (1½-3in) long, dark green above, mid green and softly hairy beneath
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Bright pink
  • Height
    To 3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    Slowly to 3m (10ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Densely branched shrub. Produces solitary or paired flowers 2-3.5cm (¾-1½in) across, followed by spherical red fruit, 1cm (½in) across
  • Hardy - very cold winter Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Berries These plants have berries.
  • Pests & Diseases
    aphids, caterpillars, bullfinches. Silver leaf, honey fungus, blosson wilt, bacterial canker.
  • Place of origin
  • Flower Shape
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic - broadly elliptic see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 4
    Suitable for: Deciduous trees and shrubs that flower on current year's growth or are grown for winter stem effect.
    Pruning: Hard prune to a low permanent framework.
    When: Annually in early Spring.

    RHS group 5, 6 & 7
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
Cold weather damage to evergreen plants
Prunus / Fruiting Cherry Trees - Growing Guide
to 3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  slowly to 3m (10ft)

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