Russian Almond

Prunus tenella


A small, globe-shaped plant with shiny, narrow leaves. The attractive single, rose-red flowers appear in May and are followed by fuzzy, almond-like fruit.



Height: 2-3′

Spread: 2-3′

Light Needs: Full Sun to Part Shade

Hardiness Zone: 2

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Yellow

Growth Habit: Global

Flower Colour: Rose Red

Blooms: Spring (May)

Key Features: Fragrant Spring Blooms, Fall Interest

Landscape Uses: General Gardening, Mass Planting