Akebono Yoshino Cherry
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Moderate to fast, Upright, spreading to vase-shaped crownMature Height - 25'Mature Width - 25'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Soft pink, single flowers fading to white, late April; showyFruit - 0.5-1" diameter, round black fruit, attracts birdsLeaf - Alternate, simple, oval, rounded at base, double serrate, dark green, downy on the midrib and veins below, 2" long to 4"Fall Color - YellowBark - Reddish brown; slender stems, prominent horizontal lenticelsOther Features - Almost total leaf retention into early NovemberPossible Use - Specimen, patio plant, buffer strip, container plantingSeason Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers acidic, moist, well-drained, moist soil, but is adaptable. Tolerates drought. Zones 5-6Native Habitat - JapanDiseases and Insects - Aphids, borers, scale, spider mites, witches broomStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
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 yedoensis.