Prunus Nigra | Cherry Tree
Prunus cerasifera Nigra | Black Cherry Tree
A neat round headed tree with purple leaves and stems throughout the growing season. Myriads of small pale pink flowers appear in late February and early March to herald the arrival of spring.
Prunus Nigra is a medium height tree with beautiful foliage and will reach up to 6m after 10 years. It is tolerant of clay and chalk soil. Exposed or sheltered position with full sun
An occasional thinning out of some of the branches can be undertaken to encourage fresh replacement growth.
This tree is sold in a 12 litre container and is 150-200cm.
Prunus Nigra has been awarded the Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit indicating that the cultivar has proved to be reliable in appropriate conditions and a good performer.
Tree planting kit available
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