Prunus cerasifera ‘Nigra’

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A neat round headed tree producing myriads of small pale pink flowers in late February and early March. The leaves are small and very dark purple, turning a brighter red in the autumn before falling.

Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit in 1993.

Best grown in well-drained soil, in full sun to achieve the best autumn colour. Will tolerate most soil types including chalk, and clay. Benefits from good drainage.

  • Supplied in a 12ltr pot.
  • Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 3m
  • Medium tree
  • Fast growing
  • Deciduous 
  • Great colour