Kwanzan Cherry

Prunus serrulata ‘kwanzan’

One of the best blooming ornamental cherries. The kwanzan is known for its long lasting double pink blossoms borne in clusters. The flowers usually appear just before the leaves emerge in April or early May. New leaves have a bronze tint and the fall color is typically orange to bronze. 

Zones: Hardy to Zone 5
Leaf Description: Deciduous, Dark green leaves
Flower Description: Double pink blossoms borne in clusters
Mature Height: 30 to 35 ft
Mature Spread: 20 to 25 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Habit: Upright, vase shaped
Light Requirements: Prefers full sun, tolerates partial shade
Soil Tolerances: Adaptable, prefers a moist but well drained soil