|Tree||Prunus virginiana 'Purple Jewel'||
|Description||This is a hardy non-fruiting new selection with much larger leaves than others of the same cultivar. New green growth turns a deep wine red, with gorgeous, soft, blue-mauve undersides. Foliage colours will be more dynamic when grown in open, sunny positions. Holds its leaves until late Autumn.|
|Mature Size||5 x 4m|
|Uses||This variety is great planted as a feature tree for foliage contrast.|
|Position & Soil||This is an erect variety and needs to be tipped to encourage branching when young. Prefers full sun.|
• Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'
• Cercis chinensis
• Cercis siliquastrum
• Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei 'Sioux'
• Prunus x blireana
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