Mexican Plum

Prunus Mexicana

Form: Irregular Round
Growth Rate: Slow
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Size: 25-30’ tall by 20-25’ wide 
Zone: 6-8
Salt Tolerance: Low
Light Requirements:
 Full sun
Soil Requirements: Clay; loam; sand; acidic; alkaline; well-drained
Bark: Exfoliating, with bands of dark bluish purple, gray running horizontal around the trunk
Flower: White pleasant fragrance; showy, spring flowering
Fruit: Round 1-3” fleshy purple red
Foliage: Alternate, simple, serrate, elliptic, obovate, ovate,
pinnate, 2-4”
Uses: Container or above ground planter; buffer strips, parking lots, median strips, near deck, patio, specimen In spring, the trees are smothered with fragrant, white blooms which are followed by purple/red, juicy edible fruits. The fruits are often used to make jams and jellies

100 S Westminster Rd, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Monday – Thursday 
8:00AM – 5:00PM
8:00AM – 3:00PM