- Flower namePrunus mume 'Fenhong Zhusac'
- Scientific namePrunus mume ”fenhong zhusac”
- Aliasウメ, 梅, 粉紅朱砂, ウメ フンコウシュサ
- Place of origincultivated kind
- Place of floweringBotanical Gardens
- Flowering seasonFebruary, March
What is Prunus mume 'Fenhong Zhusac'
Prunus mume "Fenhong zhusac" is a cultivar of Prunus mume . The plum blossoms before the leaves develop. Fenhong zhusac has straight or oblique branches with no twisting or drooping. The woody parts of the new year branches are characterized by a deep red color. The leaves are ovate or elliptic, 4-8 cm long and 2.5-5 cm wide, with serrated margins and a gray-green color. The buds are elliptic, purplish-red, the petals light red, single, double or semi-oval, with many stamens and reddish threads. The petals are single, double or semi-double. It is not very cold hardy and blooms in late February to early March.
Common name:Prunus mume "Fenhong zhusac", Scientific name: Prunus mume "Fenhong zhusac", Tree height: 3-6 m, Life style: Deciduous small tree, Leaf shape: Oval or oblong, Leaf inflorescence: Alternate, Leaf margin: Serrate, Flowering season: Late February-early March, Flower color: Crimson, Flower diameter: 2-3 cm (medium), Petals: Double, double, semi- double, flat Flowering season: late February-early March; flower color: deep red; flower diameter: 2-3 cm (medium); petals: single, double, or semi- double, flat, not wavy; bloom: flat; stamen color: light red; fruiting season: June; fruit type: kernel; fruit color: yellow; fruit shape: spherical; fruit diameter: 2-3 cm; uses: plum viewing, fruit harvesting, bonsai.