Prunus Kiku-shidare Zakura - Cheals Weeping Cherry tree 16/18cm girth
Prunus Kiku-shidare Zakura produces abundant clusters of large, deep pink, double blooms that emerge from pink buds from April to May. This is a magnificent ornamental weeping tree which has bronze young leaves, turning to glossy green as they mature and then to yellow/bronze in autumn. Cheals Weeping Cherry makes a great specimen tree for the centre of a lawn in smaller gardens or even in a border with other plants. The overall height will depend if it is a half or full standard stem but they generally reach a Height around 3-5m. Grows best in free draining soils in sun or part shade.
Please select the size and quantity of your Prunus tree below.
If the tree size you require is not listed please call for current availability and delivery options as we are always updating the stock we have for sale at our tree nursery in Essex.
- 16/18cm girth
Availability: Pick Up Only
Prunus Kiku-shidare Zakura - Cheals Weeping Cherry tree
- Size: 16/18cm girth standard
- Botanical name/s: Prunus Kiku-shidare Zakura
- Common name/s: Cheals Weeping Cherry
- Flower / Foliage: Produces a mass of double, pink flowers in spring on long pendulous branches. The lance shape leaves emerge bronze, age to green then turn to yellow and bronze in autumn.
- Plant type: Deciduous
- Flowering period: Spring
- Mature height: 3-5 metres
- Mature spread: Up to 4 metres
- Growth Rate: Fast to Moderate.
- Recommended usage: Ideal in any size garden or border especially useful in small spaces or where height is an issue
- Nursery grown: Yes
After Care / Plant Maintenance
- Once planted Prunus will need watering throughout the first growing season, but make sure not to over / under water.
- Check tree tie / stake isn't rubbing and / or too tight or too loose on the trunk.
- Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branch.
- Remove any weeds from around the base of the Cherry tree (including grass).
- Position/Aspect: North, south, east or west facing.
- Soil: All moist well drained soils
- Hardiness: Prunus Kiku-shidare Zakura is hardy in the UK.
- Plant maintenance: Low maintenance
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We can delivery to you anywhere in England and Wales via an overnight courier service (two days for Scotland & Ireland).
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Orders placed via our Online shop if placed by 12 noon Monday –Thursday can be delivered to you the very next day. If placed on a Friday - Sunday delivery would be on Tuesday.
We deliver by national overnight courier service.
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For large trees or quantities of trees and plants
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We will deliver to you in our local area and we will be pleased to arrange this with you whilst you are visiting our Nursery or via the phone. We also provide a planting service.
We have our own installation teams to carry out planting in Southern & Eastern England. Please call us to discuss, we are always happy to provide you a quotation.