Treat Mume exactly as any other prunus species (blackthorn). Mume flowers very early in the year long before it's leaves emerge and is one of the first harbingers of spring. As it ages mume develops beautiful black cracked bark. Flowering will be improved if the tree is kept pot bound, therefore only repot infrequently 3-4 year at least.
Imported from Japan spring 2017. We are pleased to be able to offer this very good quality shohin sized apricot, it has a fine stout trunk with good movement and a really good nebari. The tree has well placed branches and just needs the ramification building up. Makes a fantastic display of pink flowers around the end of February or early March.
10" tall above it's bonsai pot. 10" wide overall. 3" diameter nebari.
Planted in a nice quality Japanese glazed stoneware bonsai pot
The subject pictured is the EXACT plant we will send you. Appearance may vary depending upon the season.
In stock and available for delivery within two or three working days.
Price including secure packaging and U.K delivery* £265.00
*Price includes delivery to any U.K mainland address (except Highlands and Islands).
Not available for shipping outside the European Union (ie: the USA). Importing plants without correct permissions can land you with a VERY big fine or prison time.
We do not provide cultural information for this tree other than the above (relevant to the UK climate only). Please ensure you have the skills and facilities to care for this plant in your location before you decide to purchase.
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