Prized for Enduring Color and Elegant Spring Display
Thundercloud Plum is a deciduous, ornamental tree. One would look spectacular in your front or side yard where you can enjoy its seasonal display. It’s perfect for a Japanese garden, or anywhere you’d like an extravagant, showy specimen tree.
Your Thundercloud Plum is prized as a landscape tree due to its elegant, dark-purple foliage that maintains its unique color throughout the season. However, it also has other stellar attributes that add to its decorative allure.
Thundercloud Plum displays bowl-shaped, white flowers that bloom in spring before the foliage even emerges. Each solitary bloom is kissed with pink, creating the effect of a cloud of pink perfection amid the spring branches.
This fresh burst of color is a hearty welcome to the coming summer season. The fragrant flowers are sometimes followed by 1-inch, purple fruits that are edible, but save some for your wildlife as they’ll enjoy them even more.
Thundercloud Plum is a fast-growing, upright tree with a somewhat spreading nature. It quickly shoots up to 15 -25 feet, displaying a tall silhouette and round vase shape to its dense crown. Thundercloud Plum is considered a low maintenance tree and even tolerates deer and rabbits.
Thundercloud Plum is a highly decorative tree with beautiful foliage that will indeed help you achieve the perfect country garden!
* Outstanding foliage color
* Beautiful spring blooms
* Fast growing
* Wildlife interest
* Highly decorative
|Family||Prunus cerasifera 'Thundercloud'|
|Mature Height||15 to 20 feet|
|Mature Spread||15 to 20 feet|
|Growth Rate||Moderate to Fast|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|
|Bloom Period||Early Spring|