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ORNAMENTAL PLANTS OF HORTICULTURE VALUE

Hardy trees and shrubs for special environmental conditions

Amygdalis
Rosaceae
Amygdalis spinosissima Bunge, syn. Prunus - Almond
Amygdalis spinosissima

Central Asia, northern Iran and Afghanistan. On slopes, rocky soil, at 300-1,500 m.

Small tree or shrub 1.0-2.0 m, with divaricate stems. Leaves lanceolate. Abundant pink flowers in blossom. Heat and drought resistant. Used for stabilizing sandy banks. Z 6 (5). New.

HARDY TREES AND SHRUBS
 
 
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