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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Prunus dulcis 'Ingrid' Prunus × amygdalopersica 'Ingrid'
Prunus can be deciduous or evergreen trees or shrubs with showy flowers in spring, and often good autumn foliage colour. Some have edible fruit in autumn, and a few species have ornamental bark
'Ingrid' is a small, deciduous tree with pale pink blossom in early spring before the leaves open, followed by pale green, velvety fruit containing edible nuts (almonds) ready to pick in early autumn
Habit Spreading / Branched
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilSand, Chalk, Loam
pHAcid, Neutral, Alkaline
Time to ultimate height
Grow in moderately fertile soil in a sheltered position in full sun. Late frosts may damage early blossom
Propagate by chip budding or grafting
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Cottage & Informal Garden Mediterranean Climate Plants
Pruning Pruning group 1 as a free-standing tree, may also be fan-trained on a warm wall. See train fan-trained trees and pruning established fans. Prune in mid-summer if silver leaf is a problem
Pests May get aphids, glasshouse red spider mite and scale insects
Has some resistance to peach leaf curl; may also be affected by bacterial canker and silver leaf
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