Kwanzan On Serrula Flowering Cherry
Prunus serrulata 'Kwanzan'
Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
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- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Lore||Cherry trees have long been an integral part of the Japanese tea garden. Their blossoms are a beloved symbol of spring and are among the few flowering plants in those landscapes.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower to 20 to 25 ft. tall, 15 to 20 ft. wide.|
|Design Ideas||A striking accent tree with dozens of potential applications. Makes an outstanding focal point for close range flower inspection and long range overall visibility. When planted in pairs they mark an entry, frame a view or call attention to a notable work of art in the landscape. A superior small tree for country gardens against a dark evergreen or forested background. Size fits nicely into the front yard tree on smaller city lots.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Eastern Snowball (Viburnum); Lilac (Syringa); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Rose Of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus); Coneflower (Echinacea)|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8