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Amur Cherry

Prunus maackii

Tree: Ornamental Cherry & Plum

Height: 26′ Width: 20-23′
Sun: Full Sun Zone: 3

Small, rounded tree with striking, coppery-golden, exfoliating bark that adds winter interest. Clusters of white spring blooms are followed by black, tiny fruit that attracts birds. Green foliage turns bright yellow in fall. Specimen tree with multi-seasonal interest. Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Fertilize in spring with a good compost or all purpose fertilizer before new growth emerges. Needs little pruning; if necessary prune after flowering, for major pruning wait til late winter/early spring, dead branches can be pruned anytime.

Available in select potted and caliper sizes.