Prunus mume - Weeping Apricot Tree

Prunus mume - Weeping Apricot Tree is an elegant weeping Japanese flowering apricot with a massed display of pink flowers along its bare branches in winter. It can provide an eye-catching splash of winter colour for small parks and gardens.

Height:   3 metres

Width:  3.5 metres

Growth rate:  Slow to moderate

Form:  Weeping, pendulous branches

Foliage:  Prunus mume - Weeping Apricot Tree has lustrous green, broadly ovate leaves up to 10 cm long and 6cm wide with a finely serrate margin and a pinched tip. Yellowish-orange to orangey-red in autumn.

Flower:  Fragrant, single to semi-double pale pink flowers to 2.5cm diameter with yellow anthers. Prunus mume - Weeping Apricot tree leaves can be borne singly or in groups from early to mid-winter.

Fruit:  Inedible

Bark:  Young branches lustrous green.

Tolerances: Prunus mume - Weeping Apricot Tree is quite adaptable to a varied site conditions, but prefers moist, well drained fertile soils in a sheltered position receiving full sun to part-shade. Flowers best in full sun. With Prunus mume - Weeping Apricot Trees, annual pruning after flowering is recommended to encourage new growth that will produce many flowers the following year.

Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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Blerick Tree Farm 
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or other days by appointment only

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55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917