Royal Burgundy Ornamental Cherry
Prunus serrulata 'Royal Burgundy'
Needs regular watering; weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||PROO-nus ser-yoo-LAY-tuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower to 20 ft. tall to 15 ft. wide.|
|Design Ideas||Flowering Cherry is among the most beautiful of the spring blossom displays. The consummate tree of the Japanese tea garden and in other Asian landscape compositions. Just as traditional in cottage and country gardens or as common color accents in Washington DC landscapes. This upright Cherry is one of the most reliable for warmer winter regions. Plant as a single specimen, in pairs at entries and gateways, in groves to compound their influence or in regularly spaced rows along driveways or street side.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Specimen, Windbreak, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering; weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
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