Prunus nigra | Canadian Plum

Grows as a small, upright-branching tree. Pure white flowers blanket its branches before leaves emerge in spring. Considered one of the best pollinators to have on hand for hybrid, fruit-producing plums. Its fruit is also used to make jams and jellies. Enjoy striking red to purple fall color. Canopy coverage: 177 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -40F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 20 feet high

Width: 15 feet wide


Foliage Color: bright green

Flower Color: white

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds