Prunus besseyi

The Western Sand Cherry is a deciduous ornamental shrub with shiny gray-green leaves and red-yellow fall color. Pinkish white blossoms in spring produce sweet, dark fruits loved by birds.

Plant details

  • Common name: Western Sand Cherry
  • Zone: 2
  • Exposure: Sun / part shade
  • Height x Width: 4-6 ft. x 6 ft.
  • Native to: West-central US