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PRUNUS x hillieri 'Spire'

Commonly known as Flowering cherry

FLOWERING CHERRIES

Conical habit with soft pink flowers in early spring
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H/Std £55.00 each

Delivery Information Normally 3 - 5 days
Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre
  • Deciduous - dark green leaves to 10cm (4in) long, bronze when young, turning orange and red in autumn
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - pale pink
  • Height - 10m (33ft)
  • Spread - 6m (20ft)
  • Tree - vase-shaped tree, conical when young. Flowers 4cm(1½in) across in clusters of 3-5 are produced as the leaves emerge
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - ultimate size in 10-20 years
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, caterpillars, bullfinches. Silver leaf, honey fungus, blossom wilt, bacterial canker.
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Flower Shape - Bowl-shaped -
  • Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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