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Japanese Flowering Cherry / Prunus 'Kanzan' 4-5ft Tall , Large Double Deep Pink Flowers

£22.99

Japanese Pink Flowering Cherry / Prunus serrulata 'Kanzan'

4-5ft Tall

 

These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year. 



 Very popular Cherry with large double deep pink flowers in March and May.A small deciduous tree with a short single trunk, with a dense crown reaching a height of about 8-12 m. The smooth bark is chestnut-brown, with prominent horizontal lenticels.

Growing Details

Common Name: Japanese Cherry
Genus: Prunus
Species: serrulata
Cultivar: 'Kanzan'
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Boggy
Height: 8 - 12m
Spread: 6 - 8m

Description

The leaves are arranged alternately, simple, ovate-lanceolate, 5-13 cm long and 2.5-6.5 cm broad, with a short petiole and a serrate or doubly serrate margin. At the end of autumn, the green leaves turn yellow, red or crimson. The flowers are produced in racemose clusters of two to five together at nodes on short spurs in spring at the same time as the new leaves appear; they are white to pink, with five petals in the wild type tree. The fruit is a globose black drupe 8-10 mm diameter.

 

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  1. Perfect 5

    Posted by Loy on 31st Oct 2018

    Just what i wanted. Arrived on time and kept informed of progress from ordering to delivery. Cant wait for the tree to bloom. Would buy again and highly recommended. Thank you

  2. Really pleased 5

    Posted by Darren on 28th Feb 2018

    The tree was more than we expected, well packed and an exceptional service