Purple-Leaf Sandcherry        Prunus cistena

Description: Blooms small light pink flowers in early Spring.  Reddish-purple foliage.  Birds eat the black berries produced in July.  Medium growth rate while maintaining an upright, vase-shaped growth habit. 

Mature Height: 5.5' to 7.5' (168 cm to 227 cm)

Mature Spread: 4' to 5.5' (122 cm to 168 cm)

Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Cold Hardiness Zone: 3

Other Features: Fragrant Flowers, Attracts Birds, Drought Tolerant