Species and varieties in the National Collection of Flowering Cherries at
Prunus leveilliana 'Autumn Glory'
syn. Prunus verecunda 'Autumn Glory'
Formerly Prunus verecunda 'Autumn Glory'. A tree to 6m with small, single, white flowers about 2.5cm across born in pendulous umbels of 2 or 4 just before the leaves. Autumn colour is spectacular red.
It was selected by Collingwood Ingram from seeds received from Korea.
RHS Award of Garden Merit 2012.
- One on embankment between running track and houses; Compartment 56J; Square G6/H6; Tag 4082. Planted at Keele in 2008.