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Purple Leaves, Light Pink Flowers


Purple-leaf sand cherry, another example of a plant that can be trained as a tree or left to grow naturally as a shrub, is one of the ornamental cherry trees.
Purple-leaf sand cherry picture. Purple-leaf sand cherry can be trained into a tree.

Purple-leaf sand cherry picture.

David Beaulieu
Grow purple-leaf sand cherry in planting zones 3-8 in full sun. Purple leaf sand cherry has a moderate growth rate, eventually attaining a height of 7-14 feet, with a spread of 7-10 feet. The light pink flowers are fragrant. An added bonus with this type of flowering tree is its striking summer-long reddish-purple leaves, making it popular with those who seek plants with dark foliage or flowers.
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