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Prunus mume Kanko Bai

Posted by mauirocks 9-10 (My Page) on
Tue, Feb 10, 09 at 4:38

Just bought a Prunus mume 'Kanko Bai' and wanted to find out if I can grow this tree on Maui's upper elevation, 2700 ft, where winters are mild.


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RE: Prunus mume Kanko Bai

  • Posted by bboy z8 WA USA (My Page) on
    Fri, Feb 13, 09 at 22:45

It's 'Kan-kobai', to differentiate it from 'Kobai'. 2007 edition of Sunset WESTERN GARDEN BOOK, which indicates Hawaiian zones for plants thought suitable lists none for Japanese apricot. Most stone fruits require winter chilling.


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