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Prunus serrulata 'Kiku-shidare-zakura'

More About Prunus serrulata 'Kiku-shidare-zakura'

  • Top grafted tree with graceful, weeping branches
  • Clusters of bright pink, double flowers
  • Leaves emerge bronze, turning green by summer
  • Foliage turns various shades of orange and yellow in the fall
  • Bloom Time: Early spring

Interesting Notes:

In Japanese 'Kiku-shidare-sakura' means 'Weeping Chrysanthemum cherry'.

Zone:

4

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

4-5 m

Colour:

Pink
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Cheal's Weeping Cherry Growing and Maintenance Tips

This tree grows best when planted in full sun and in a moist, but not wet, loamy, alkaline soil.


Prunus serrulata 'Kiku-shidare-zakura' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Weeping

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green
Orange

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Prunus serrulata 'Kiku-shidare-zakura'

Prunus x Snow Fountains® ('Snofozam')

Prunus x Snow Fountains® ('Snofozam')

Snow Fountains® Weeping Cherry