Prunus cerasifera 'Newport'

Newport Plum
Prunus cerasifera

This superior small ornamental tree has beautiful reddish-purple foliage with bright red tips all summer long. One of the first trees to bloom in spring, it has fragrant pink flowers that are followed by purple fruit. 'Newport' was introduced in 1923 by the University of Minnesota.

Height: 15-20'
Spread: 15-20'
Shape: Rounded
Foliage: Reddish-purple
Exposure: Full Sun
Zone: 4-8
*Photo and info courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.