Prunus cerasifera 'Nigra', also known as Purple Leaved Plum tree is a striking ornamental tree favoured for its rich, deep purple foliage and stems. This round-headed tree produces small pale pink flowers in early spring. Its leaves are small and dark purple, turning shades of red and orange in autumn.
The height and spread of this cherry tree in 10 years will be 5 x 3 metres. It is best grown positioned in full sun and is suited to all soil type.