Prunus x cerasifera 'Krauters Vesuvius' - Krauters Vesuvius Plum

Prunus x 'Krauter Vesuvius'

Krauter Vesuvius Plum

Categories: Tree

'Krauter Vesuvius' is similar to 'Thundercloud', but more upright and rounded. Light pink flowers appear in early spring before the deep purple leaves appear. Heat tolerant and adapts well to many soil types. Excellent for use in Japanese gardens, or a single specimen.

We offer Krauter Vesuvius 1" to 1 1/2" caliper, 6' to 7' tall in a 15 gallon container.

More About Prunus x 'Krauter Vesuvius'

  • Single specimen.
  • Group planting.
  • Along driveways.

Krauter Vesuvius Plum Growing and Maintenance Tips

Fertilize in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins.


15-20 Feet


10-15 Feet

Hardiness Zone:


Prunus x 'Krauter Vesuvius' Characteristics


  • Full Sun

Soil Moisture

  • Average Water


  • Fall Color
  • Focal Point

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer

Genus Overview: Prunus (Flowering)