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Prunus salicifolia - Capulin or Tropical Cherry

Prunus salicifolia - Capulin or Tropical Cherry  (Prunus salicifolia - Capulin or Tropical Cherry)

My Capulin cherry is full of flower spikes now. Last year it had lots of flowers and no fruit. I hope plenty of fruit this year! Photo taken March 22, 2023.

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That's an attractive leaf shape and colour. Hoping you see some produce this year.
What colour are the blossoms on this one, Andy?

23 Mar, 2023


It’s a real cherry tree from the tropics. It’s an evergreen tree which can produce three crops year in southern California.

Here’s a pic of this tree growing and flowering in a pot. I put it into the ground in 2021, I think. The flowers are white and very sweet-smelling.

24 Mar, 2023

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