Prunus cerasifera 'Nigra'

Plant Group: Deciduous Trees
Genus: Prunus
Species 'Var': cerasifera
Common Name: 'Nigra'

Quick Facts:

An ornamental, flowering plum with very dark purple summer foliage.  Single pink flowers make a spectacular display in spring. A striking contrast tree for smaller gardens.

Flowers best in full sun.

Adaptable to various conditions but prefers moist, well drained fertile soils in a position that receives either full sun or part shade.

Height: 5m
Width: 5m
Rate of growth: Moderate


Very dark purple Summer foliage.


Single pink flowers in Spring.