Looking for lots of color from an easy care plant? Dwarf Red Leafed Sand Cherry may just be your answer, offering striking purple leaf color and pink flowers all on an easy care plant. Also called Prunus cistena, this colorful specimen grows to just 6-10 feet tall. Clip shorter if needed. Use this little guy in tight spaces around condominiums, town houses or apartment patios. Use this flowering plum as a standard in the ground or in large ceramic pots. Grow the sand cherry as a front-yard foundation accent or fit into spaces between driveways. Use this dwarf flowering plum as four matched specimens to create a formal parterre or to emphasize geometry of water features, walkways or living spaces. This colorful plant is hardy to USDA zone 2 and all higher zones. Plant in full sun. Shipped potted in soil to ensure the best possible start when planted in yard or garden.