Prunus umbellata

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
10A 10B 8A 8B 9A 9B 

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Hog Plum, Flatwoods Plum

Rosaceae

Plant Specifics

Size:12-20 ft tall by 12-20 ft wide
Life Span:Long-lived perennial
Flower Color:White
Fruit Color:Purple
Phenology:Deciduous
Habitats:Hammocks, pine woods, mixed woods.

Landscaping

Recommended Uses:Specimen tree, street or parking lot tree.
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Short very dry periods
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.
Salt Spray Tolerance:Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray
Soil/Substrate:Sand

Wildlife

birdanimalpollinator

Birds and other animals eat the fruit.

Pollinated by bees.