Conservation/Environment Xeriscape Plants

Plants listed here are found in the Riverfront Park Demonstration Garden along the Apple Capital Loop Trail in Wenatchee. Numbers refer to plant identification markers in the garden. Click on photos to enlarge and for more plant details.

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Photo of Purple leaf sand cherry.
Botanical name Prunis cistena 
Common name Purple leaf sand cherry 
Plant type Tree 
Flower color White w/pink tint 
Flower season Spring 
Plant size 6' H x 6' W 
Hardiness -30 degrees 
Light preference Full sun 
Winterizing instructions None 
Additional comments Grown mostly for its reddish-purple leaves. Prune for shape after blooming. 
Tag number
in xeriscape garden
14