Prunus x 'Okame'

Okame Cherry

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Moderate, Broad columnar tree that rounds with age
Mature Height - 15-25'
Mature Width - 20'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Deep pink, single flower with red flower parts, before the tree leafs out; spring flowering, showy
Fruit - Not commonly seen
Leaf - Alternate, oval leaf shape, 1-2.5" long, dark green
Fall Color - Copper, orange, yellow
Bark - Showy reddish-bronze; prominent horizontal lenticels
Other Features -
Possible Use - Garden specimen, container, buffer strip, patio plant
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Prefers acidic, moist well-drained soil in full sun to part shade, but is soil adaptable. Moderately drought tolerant. Propagation by cuttings. Zone 3-7
Native Habitat -
Diseases and Insects - Canker worm
Strength - Better adapted to zone 6+ than other cherries
Weakness -

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Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Cherry.
- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Prunus.
- Other plants of the species Prunus x.