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Prunus armeniaca


Prunus Ameniaca is the Common Apricot. It is a native of north China.

Prunus Mume is the Japanese Apricot. It has pinkish flowers, but there are varieties with red, white, and double blossoms.

Prunus triloba is a small flowered, Chinese species, better known by reason of its double flowered variety, which is one of the most ornamental of all April flowering shrubs. The double blossoms are a delicate shade of pink, and are 1 inch across. It can be grown on a wall or in a bed.