Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil.
Flowering Period: late February - April.
Flower Colour: Bright pink
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Prunus mume 'Beni-Chidori' grows to be a very small, spreading tree.
Height: 3 m (10 ft)
Spread: 3 m (10 ft)
Notes: Prunus are known for their vigorous root systems and should not be planted over drains or close to house foundations. Despite the common name, this plant will not produce Apricots. This plant is also known as Prunus mume 'Beni-Shidare'.