Prunus dulcis

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaRosaceaePrunusPrunus dulcis

Ecology

A deciduous tree which is widely planted in streets and parks, and arises as a garden escape on rubbish tips and waste ground. It also occurs as a relic of cultivation. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of S.W. Asia; widely naturalised elsewhere through its spread in cultivation.

JNCC Designations

NHMSYS0000462084