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Flowering Plum 'Krauter Vesuvius'

Prunus cerasifera 'Krauter Vesuvius'
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Black-purple leaves are the darkest foliage of any of the flowering plums. Single, light pink flowers in spring. Produces little or no fruit. Used as accent or specimen. 

Plant with Abelia 'Kaleidoscope'


  • Landscape Size: 18'-20' tall, 12'-15' wide
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • Sunset Zone: 3-22
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Oval
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Attributes: Showy Flowers, Dramatic Foliage Color

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

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Plant in enriched and well drained soil. In spring, feed with a multipurpose fertilizer. 




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