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Prunus salicifolia - Capulin Cherry

Prunus salicifolia - Capulin Cherry (Prunus salicifolia - Capulin Cherry)

This is a true cherry which is native to the tropics. It grows best in a warm subtropical climate like here in San Diego, CA. This is the first time it's blooming. It was started from a seed two years ago. Photo taken March 18, 2014.

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Not bad for growing for seed in just 2 years! Very impressive!

20 Mar, 2014


Yes, it's not bad for growing in a pot for two years.

If it was in the ground most likely it would be 10 ft (3.3m) tall, already. It's a very fast grower.

21 Mar, 2014

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