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Prunus cistena.

Purple Leaf Sand Cherry

Main interest:
pink and white flowers contrast with dark purple foliage
Soil & Exposure:
full sun, medium moist well-drained soil
Flower:
white and pink, May
Foliage:
dark purple, deciduous
USDA Hardiness:
zone 2: -45.6 °C (-50 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 10 ft (3 m) width: 8 ft (2.4 m)

Native to North America, Purple Leaf Sand Cherry is a cross between Prunus pumila and Prunus cerasifera ‘Atropurpurea’. Masses of white and pink flowers contrast beautifully with dark purple foliage. Blooms in May. Small black fruit follows flowers. This deciduous shrub grows to 10 ft tall and 8 ft wide. A stunning accent plant either as a multi-branched or single trunk specimen.

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