Prunus 'Collingwood Ingram'
cherry 'Collingwood Ingram'
'Collingwood Ingram' is a small, columnar, deciduous tree with bronzy spring foliage that turns green for summer then has good autumn colour. The small, single flowers are deep pink and appear in mid-spring
Ultimate height4–8 metres
Time to ultimate height10–20 years
Ultimate spread2.5–4 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained, Well–drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
South–facing or North–facing or West–facing or East–facing
ExposureExposed or Sheltered
- Native to the UK
- Columnar upright
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
- Name status
How to grow
Grow in moderately fertile soil in full sun
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Cottage and informal garden
- Low Maintenance
Pruning group 1. Prune in mid-summer if silver leaf is a problem
May get caterpillars, leaf-mining moths and aphids
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