5 years to reach maturity
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Flowering almond Overview
The cultivar Prunus glandulosa 'Alba Plena' is a deciduous shrub with a compact, upright and open habit. It typically grows to around 1.5m tall, producing narrowly oval-shaped leaves measuring approximately 10cm in length. Flowers are white and double in structure, these are produced from late spring.
Common problems with Flowering almond
May also be affected by leaf-mining moths and bullfinches. Diseases this cultivar is susceptible to include silver leaf, leaf spots, bacterial canker, blossom wilt and powdery mildew.
How to propagate Flowering almond
Propagation is from grafting or from seeds.
Special features of Flowering almond
Other uses of Flowering almond
Ornamental, hedging. Spring interest.