Japanese flowering cherry ‘Amanogawa’, Prunus serrulata ‘Amanogawa’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Amanogawa’ _ ‘Amanogawa’ is a compact, narrowly columnar, deciduous tree with oblong to ovate, mid-green leaves, flushed bronze and yellow in spring and turning red, yellow, and orange in autumn. Dense clusters of lightly fragrant, semi-double, pale pink flowers bloom in late spring.
Narrowly columnar, Compact
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pale-pink in Spring
Yellow, Bronze in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Orange, Red, Yellow in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leaf mining moths , Bullfinches , Caterpillars
Bacterial canker , Blossom wilt , Silver leaf
Pruning group 1. In areas where silver leaf is present, prune in midsummer.
Softwood cuttings, Budding, Grafting
WHERE TO GROW
Prunus ‘Amanogawa’ (Japanese flowering cherry ‘Amanogawa’) will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.
Low Maintenance, Specimen tree, Cottage/Informal
Plant in moderately fertile soil in full sun.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
North, South, East, West