Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis'
The Autumn Cherry.
Description: A small deciduous tree of spreading habit with ovate leaves turning yellow and orange in autumn. The semi-double white flowers appear intermittently from November through to March. The flowers are followed by small fruit that are popular with the birds. A fantastic tree to give year round interest.
History: Introduced about 1901.
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): 4m x 3m