Muckle Plum - Prunus x nigrella 'Muckle'

Dark green glossy foliage turns orangey red in fall. Rose pink blooms emerge from bright red buds in early spring. Hardy low maintenance plant with a rounded growth habit. Makes a great small accent. A hybrid of Canadian Plum and Russian Almond.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
10-20'
Spread: 
5-10'
Flower Colors: 
Pink
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.6 (21 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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