General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 10-15 feet
Plant Spread: 10-15 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Butterflies
Pollinators: Various insects

Image
Common names
  • Flowering Almond
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Prunus triloba
  • Synonym: Amygdalus triloba

Comments:
  • Posted by ILPARW (southeast Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on Oct 27, 2019 9:52 AM concerning plant:
    I would say that this should be Prunus triloba simplex, the regular single flowered mother species of Flowering Almond that can bear 1/2 inch wide, downy, globose, red fruits (cherries). However, the photos are showing the double-flowered cultivar that is what is occasionally planted in landscapes. I've never seen the mother species. Check into Prunus triloba multiplex (Double-flowering Plum).
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Beautiful by SongofJoy Mar 28, 2014 1:40 PM 3

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