Autumn Blooming Higan Cherry Tree

Autumn Blooming Higan Cherry Tree

Autumn Blooming Higan Cherry Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Prunus subhirtella
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded crown; upright branching; wide spreading
Height:   20 to 40'
Weight:   15 to 30
Leaf:   Alternate, simple leaf
Flower/Fruit:   Flowers in fall, winter during warm spells, and early spring; rose buds open to soft pink single to semidouble flowers fading to almost white; .5" black fruit
Comments:    The most cold, heat, and stress tolerant cherry; easy to transplant; casts light shade; wood splits easily with wind or ice; not smog tolerant
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --