what is this bush or shrub? - Knowledgebase Question

Avatar for WhisperMO2
Question by WhisperMO2
April 22, 1998
I was hoping that someone could tell me something about this shrub that I have--it's called Purple Sand Cherry. I can not find any info on this.

Answer from NGA
April 22, 1998
I think you have a Prunus x cistena, also called a Purpleleaf sand cherry. This shrub has intensely reddish-purple leaves all season and produces pinkish-gray flowers in mid-spring. It is deciduous, and will grow to between seven and ten feet tall.

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by JebobaTea and is called "Chompy Green Carpet"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.