|'Alfred' is a white flowered cultivar with 1 1/4 inch wide fruit and an upright spreading habit. Can grow to 20 feet in height with a spread of 15 feet.
This is a rounded, deciduous tree with ovate to obovate, deep green leaves. Bears solitary, bowl-shaped flowers, to 1 inch long, along bare shoots in early spring. Some trees produce small plum-like fruit. This is a highly decorative tree, with beautiful foliage. Excellent in Japanese gardens, or just about anywhere you would like an extravagant, showy specimen tree.