Prunus Okame | Japanese Cherry Tree
Prunus Okame | Japanese Flowering Cherry Tree
The Japanese flowering cherries are a distinctive group of varieties stretching as far back as 1000 years. They are held in high regard in their homeland and are known as Sato-sakura meaning "village cherries"
A very pretty small growing cherry, one of the first to flower issueing the arrival of spring. masses of small single dark pink flowers emerge before pretty copper foilage this turns green in the summer the a beautiful shades of rich oranges and reds in the autumn.
This is a small tree which will reach up to 4m after 10 years. It is tolerant of clay and chalk soil. 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.
A great small tree that will grow 4 metres tall growing 2 metres in width.
Prunus Pink Perfection, Japanese flowering cherry tree, 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
Please contact us for other varieties available.