Prunus ‘Sekiyama’, Prunus serrulata ‘Kanzan’, Cherry ‘Kanzan’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Kanzan’ _ ‘Kanzan’ is a spreading, deciduous tree which has copper-coloured young foliage that turns green. It bears large clusters of crimson buds which open as purple-tinted pink double flowers.
Open branched, Spreading
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Purplish-pink in Spring
Copper in Spring; Dark-green in Summer
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leaf mining moths , Bullfinches , Caterpillars
Bacterial canker , Blossom wilt , Silver leaf
Softwood cuttings, Budding, Grafting
WHERE TO GROW
Prunus ‘Kanzan’ (Cherry ‘Kanzan’) will reach a height of 12m and a spread of 12m after 20-50 years.
Low Maintenance, Specimen tree, Cottage/Informal
Grown 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