Now for sale at Paramount Plants, a rare 20 year old Prunus Mume ornamental tree

A rare and beautiful ornamental plant, Prunus Mume, commonly known as Chinese Plum or Japanese Apricot, is in fact related to both the plum and the apricot. Flowering right now, Prunus Mume, which originated in Asia, is widely recognised  as symbolising the end of winter and the beginning of Spring. The beautifully delicate & scented flowers are known as plum blossom, and have been widely celebrated in Asian literature since ancient times.

Photographed a few days ago, our flowering Prunus Mume (Japanese Apricot) laden with beautiful pink plum blossom
Photographed a few days ago, our flowering Prunus Mume (Japanese Apricot) laden with beautiful pink plum blossom

A truly beautiful specimen, around 15 to 20 years old, this Prunus Mume tree will make a stunning ornamental addition to any garden with its glorious winter colour heralding the imminent arrival of Spring.

Flowering right now, Prunus Mume has beautiful scented pink flowers (plum blossom) and bears fruit in early summer
Flowering right now, Prunus Mume has beautiful scented pink flowers (plum blossom) and bears fruit in early summer

Prunus Mume is deciduous & its lovely leaves emerge shortly after the last petals fall. Prunus Mume produces fruit which ripens in early summer and is much used in Asian cuisine.

This beautiful Prunus Mume (Japanese Apricot) is available to buy for £3,950.
We have only one in stock. This is quite a mature specimen and is 2.5 Metres tall (excluding pot).
Interested? Please contact us for more information direct at Paramount Plants via email or call us on 020 8367 8809.

A beautiful specimen, this mature Prunus Mume tree will make a stunning ornamental addition to any garden
A beautiful specimen, this mature Prunus Mume tree will make a stunning ornamental addition to any garden