||Prunus pendula Rosea
||Weeping Double-Flowering Cherry
Graceful ornamental cherry tree with weeping limbs that nearly reach the ground. Showy double pink flowers. Year round interest with dramatic fall foliage.
Prunus pendula Rosea forms a broad crown of long, gracefully weeping branches with small, double flowers that open almost flat in paler pink shades. Clusters of 3-4 drooping blooms arrive spectacularly in mid spring. As the flowers wane, ovoid, bronze-green leaves emerge to create a fresh summer canopy.
||15-25'H x 15-25'W
||Deep Pink Blooms
||Excellent as a single specimen tree or in beds and borders
||Plant in full sun (minimum 6 hours)
||Moist, organically rich, well-drained soil. Moderate water. Water regularly, more often in extreme heat.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Watch for caterpillars, leaf-mining moths, bullfinches, silver leaf, bacterial canker and blossom wilt.