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botanical name:
Prunus glandulosa 'Sinensis'
Prunus glandulosa 'Sinensis' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Dwarf Almond, Chinese Bush Cherry
synonyms:  Prunus glandulosa 'Rosea Plena'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.50m
width: 1.80m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
fruit colour: red
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -30°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
description:
Deciduous shrub with upright branches and alternate leaves. Clusters of double light pink flowers in spring. May later produce dark red fruits.

cultivation:
Any reasonable, moist, well drained soil in a sunny position. Hardy and generally trouble-free.

Rarely needs pruning, but can be trimmed after flowering if required.

propagation:
From cuttings

other notes:
From China and Japan

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