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trees
12-30-2006, 07:54 PM
re.CAN YOU INDENTIFI THIS TREE I throught it might be a flowering plum because the leaves stay red I dont think its an apple it hasnt flowered its 1 foot tall it keeped its leaves a long time when the other plums had lost theres already

saccharum
12-30-2006, 08:28 PM
Well, still in the rose family, anyway :). Many rose-family trees have a leaf shape and venation something like that.

Yes, if the foliage stays reddish year-round, it is most likely a purple-leaf plum, Prunus cerasifera "Atropurpurea." Very commonly planted.