Prunus ‘Elvins’ – White & Pink Flowering Plum
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Upright & Spreading
GROWTH RATE: Moderate
FOLIAGE: Dark green leaves
FLOWERS: Masses of white single flowers which turn to a pretty pink.
DESCRIPTION: This small deciduous tree is spectacular in bloom. In mid Spring the branches are completely covered with masses of white flowers which turn to a pretty pink before the foliage appears. A very attractive specimen tree.
LANDSCAPE USES: Good for small gardens and parks.
TOLERANCES: Quite adaptable to a varied site conditions, but prefers moist, well drained fertile soils and a position receiving full sun to part-shade. Flowers best in full sun.
TREE CARE: Plant in full sun in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.