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Prunus pendula Pendula Rubra
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Prunus pendula 'Pendula Rubra'

Description: A small deciduous Japanese cherry tree with an attractive weeping habit. Mid-green ovate foliage turns fiery shades of orange and red in the autumn before falling. The single flowers are a deep, rose pink emerging from darker pink buds.

History: Formally Prunus subhirtella ‘Pendula Rubra’. Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Prunus Growing Tips: Best grown in well-drained soil, in full sun to achieve the best flower display and autumn colour. Will tolerate most soil types including chalk and clay.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 2m x 2m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Green Foliage
Text Weeping

Ornamental attributes

Small tree size after 10 years Small tree size after 10 years
Flowering month - March Flowering month - March
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Replacement prune Replacement prune