Purple Plunge Weeping Flowering Plum (Prunus cerasifera ‘NCPR-7’)
Purple Plunge Weeping Flowering Plum
So unique and picturesque, the Purple Plunge™ Weeping Flowering Plum (Prunus cerasifera ‘NCPR-7’) will add exactly what your landscape has been missing! Purple foliage, weeping sculptural form, fragrant blooms and delightful four-season interest!
A fantastic small weeping tree explodes in spring with light pink, fragrant flowers all along the dark purple stamens and dark purple stems. As the pink flowers finish, the deep dark reddish-purple foliage emerges with near pink veins. Stunning color combination!
Radiant in the summer sun, the purplish-red foliage remains until autumn brings back an encore of incredible purple fall color before winter reveals the weeping branching to decorate your landscape through the snows.
A showstopping ornamental such as this deserves the spotlight! Tuck into your front yard landscaping to bump the curb appeal of your home big time! Underplant with red or purple groundcover flowers to really highlight this tree’s brilliant hues!
Choose any prominent spot for your weeping Purple Plunge™ where you’ll enjoy all 4 seasons of unique interest throughout the growing seasons! A gorgeous ornamental flowering tree always turns heads, and this unique specimen and focal point is sure to make your home stand out!
The Purple Plunge™ Weeping Flowering Plum tree has the best color and vigor in full sun settings. You’ll certainly want the sun to shine on this tree and set off its colors to the max anyway! Highly adaptable to any soil type so long as it’s fertile and has excellent drainage.
Like a cascading waterfall of purple foliage and incredibly fragrant blossoms, the Purple Plunge™ Weeping Flowering Plum has everything your landscape has been lacking!
|Common name||Purple Plunge Weeping Flowering Plum|
|Botanical name||Prunus cerasifera 'NCPR-7'|
|Height||7 - 10 ft.|
|Width||3 - 4 ft.|
|Soil condition||Widely Adaptable|
|Pruning time||After Flowering|
|Flower color||Pink Purple & Blues|