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Prunus hybrida First Blush

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Prunus hybrida First Blush Flowering Cherry, JFS KW14 Cherry,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees Upright

One of many great upright flowering cherries, this one is a double flowering pink form that produces a mass of flowers in early spring, upright growth when young that will spread with age. New leaves are lush green that mature to deep rusty red autumn tones, ideal for most gardens and sites. Grows approx. 7m H x 3m W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Low Water Garden, Park And Gardens, Rockery, Roundabouts / Splitters, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Rosaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Burgundy, Green, Red
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: High
Wind: Medium / Moderate