Beauty Japanese Plum
Prunus salicina 'Beauty'
Water regularly, deeply; more frequently in extreme heat.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||PROO-nus sah-lih-SEE-nuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 12 to 15 ft. tall, 10 to 15 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Winter to Early Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Espalier, Mass Planting, Specimen, Kitchen Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Edible, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Showy Fruit, Sustainable, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, deeply; more frequently in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Lilac (Syringa); Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Lavender (Lavandula)|
Easily grown in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Feed with an organic fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Thin fruit for best size and quality. Prune annually in winter to maintain shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-10