Pink Autumn Cherry

Prunus × subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Pink Autumn Cherry - Prunus × subhirtella  'Autumnalis Rosea'

Common Name: Pink Autumn Cherry
Genus: Prunus
Species: × subhirtella
Cultivar: 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Category: Trees
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Provides winter colour, Has colourful autumn foliage

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 8.00 m (800 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 8.00 m (800 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Pink
Foliage Colour: Green, YellowFlowering Period: October to March

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

A gorgeous deciduous tree with a lovely spreading habit and dark green leaves which turn yellow in autumn. During mild spells in October through to March the branches are smothered in dark pink blossom. A wonderful choice for the smaller garden and where space is limited.

Garden Care: When planting incorporate lots of well-rotted garden compost in the planting hole and stake firmly. Prune in summer to reduce the risk of silver leaf and bacterial canker. Cut back any dead, diseased or branches which cross to healthy wood.


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