Japanese Cherry Tree

Japanese Cherry Tree

Japanese Cherry Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Prunus serrulata
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 6
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Upright; vase shaped to rounded; spreading branches
Height:   15 to 25'
Weight:   15 to 20
Leaf:   2 to 5" alternate, simple leaves; bronze to reddish fall color
Flower/Fruit:   White flowers in May; rarely fruits
Comments:    Excellent spring color; red brown mahogany bark; often short lived
Habit:   Deciduous
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