Page author: David Giblin
Prunus armeniaca

Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; southern British Columbia to California, east to the Rocky Mountains, and in scattered areas eastward to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Sagebrush desert, ledges, gravel or clay slopes, thickets, and shorelines

Flowers: March-May

Origin: Introduced from China

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Prunus armeniaca L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 474. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Prunus armeniaca in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Prunus armeniaca checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Prunus armeniaca atlas page.

CalPhotos: Prunus armeniaca photos.

USDA Plants: Prunus armeniaca information.

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