What is the Lifespan of the Purple Leaf Plum?

The Purple Leaf Plum has a lifespan of only 10-20 years and has problems with borers. It prefers full sun and dry soil.

Keywords: purple leaf plum, leaf plum lifespan, Prunus cerisifera

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Jenn Mercer is a Writer, Poet, and Translator (French > English) living in Raleigh, NC. She has Bachelors degrees in both English (Creative Writing) and French from NC State University. Mercer has been published in the Grapevine, Astropoetica, Talkin Blues, Nth Degree, the CATI Quarterly, The Fix, and Uncle John's Bathroom Reader for Kids.