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Flowering Cherry
Prunus sargentii Charles Sargent

Quite one of the loveliest flowering cherries, generally acknowledged the best for autumn colour, it also produces masses of pink blossom in spring. Young foliage a beautiful bronze-red, maturing to greyish-green, developing glorious shades from orange to crimson-purple in autumn, often from late September onwards.

Rootstock: colt (semi-dwarf)

Size after 10 years:
approximately 5m (16ft) tall by 4m (13ft) across

All our flowering cherry trees are grown on a virus free stock and are ideal for the average garden.

Flowering cherries need a sunny site to grow well, avoid waterlogged or thin chalk soils.