Prunus ‘Accolade’

Prunus 'Accolade'
Prunus 'Accolade'. Photo by Rebecca Bullene.

About Prunus 'Accolade'

Prunus 'Accolade' is an English hybrid between P. subhirtella and P. sargentii. It was first released in 1952 by Knap Hill Nurseries. This tree bears clusters of semidouble, 12-petaled pale pink flowers that open from dark pink buds in early spring.

Stages of Bloom

Accolade Pre Bloom
Pre Bloom
Accolade First Bloom
First Bloom
Accolade Peak Bloom
Peak Bloom
Accolade Post Bloom
Post Peak

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