Small deciduous tree top grafted. From the point of the grafting the long main branches initially spread out and then hang down at the ends. The secondary branches weep until they almost touch the ground. Deciduous leaves, oval, toothed, dark green turning a beautiful yellow or red in autumn. Flowers in March-April, before the leaves, crimson when in bud, bright-pink when open, which cover the whole length of the branch. No particular requirements as regards soil providing it is well-drained and not stagnant.
Latin Name: Prunus Subhirtella Pendula
English Name: Winter-Flowering Cherry, Weeping Higan Cherry
Foliage Type: Deciduous.
Flowering Period: March-April.
Suggested Location: Outdoor.
Suggested Soil Type: Well-Drained. Chalk. Loam. Sand. Clay.
Suggested Exposure to Sunlight: Full Sunlight.
Suggested Exposure to Weather: Sheltered or Exposed.
Hardiness Rating: High (H6)
Lowest Temperature Tolerance: -20 °C to -15 °C (-4 °F to 5 °F)< br />
Suggested Uses: Small gardens. Shrubland and woods. Groups. Planting on its own. Cultivation in pots.
Maintenance: Pruning group 1. Prune in mid-summer if silver leaf is a problem.
Growth Habit: Pendulous/Weeping.
Growth Speed: Medium.
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