- Latin Name: Prunus mume 'Pendula'
- Family: Rosaceae
- Other Common Names: Weeping apricot, Chinese plum, Japanese apricot
- Native to: Southern China
- USDA Zones: 6-8
- Height: 15-25' tall
- Exposure: Full sun to part shade
The weeping flowering apricot will put on a glorious display of perfumed blossoms early in the spring. In addition to the pendant form, it has semi-double flowers. It can grow in either full sun or partial shade, but will have the best flower production with more sun.