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Cherry Blossom Tree

Cherry Blossom Tree 'Cerasifera Nigra' (3L Pot)

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Price: 20.99
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Cherry Blossom Tree - Description

  • Spring Flowering Cherry Blossom Tree
  • AKA Black Cherry Plum Tree
  • Crimson Foliage
  • Light Pink Blossoms in Spring
  • Upright Cherry Blossom
  • Japanese Cherry Blossom
  • Prunus Cerasifera Nigra
  • Flowering Period: From March Onwards
  • Suits Small to Medium Sized Gardens
  • Plant Size
    • Current Height: 40- 60cm
    • Girth: 4cm
    • Standard
  • Containerised Plant
  • 3 Litre Pot

Delivery - Important Note - Please Read

  • We can only deliver orders of this product by Fastway couriers
  • Please do not choose DPD as your courier for orders containing this item

Cherry Blossom Tree - Characteristics

  • Medium sized tree
  • Deciduous tree
  • Grown on dwarfing root stock
  • Mature Size: 8 - 12m
  • Good Autumn foliage colour, turning red / orange
  • Light pink flowers appear in March
  • Flower: Single blooms
  • Excellent choice for medium to large sized gardens, driveways & Spring colour
  • Growth rate: Moderate
  • Takes approx. 5 years to reach maturity
  • Frost hardy

Cherry Blossom Tree - Uses

  • Brilliant trees for seasonal colour & interest
  • Cherry blossoms are ideal for small & medium sized gardens
  • Note: All cherry blossom trees have shallow roots. Plant 4m from drives & patios
  • Plant in a Japanese style garden
  • This cherry blossom tree offers year round interest

Cherry Blossom Tree - Planting Instructions

Planting Time

  • Suitable for planting all year round
  • Avoid frosty conditions, where the ground is frozen

Positioning Trees

  • Position in a spot where the tree can grow & spread out
  • Prefers sun or partial shade
  • Soil: Fertile, Well drained, light or heavy clay
  • Happy in acidic or neutral to alkaline soils
  • Plant approx. 3-4m from paving or driveways due to shallow roots
  • When planting, hold plants at ground level & back fill the top soil
  • Ensure each plant is straight & soil is compacted in around it's root ball
  • Level off the soil around the plants

After Care

  • Soak pots for about 10 minutes before planting
  • Water again after planting
  • If dry weather persists, water every 2 days
  • Weeding is also essential - especially bind weed which can quickly smoother a young tree
  • Keep grass growth away from the base of trees to ensure a faster growth rate
  • Avoid strimming around the base of trees
  • Prune immediately after flowering
  • Ensure a light & open canopy by pruning away inward growing stems
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  • Standard Courier Delivery With Fastway (3-5 Working Days)
    • Cost is €4.95 on Orders Below €75
    • Free Delivery on Orders Above €75
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
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    • Cost is €3 extra
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    • This services comes with text alerts and timed delivery slots which the customer can change to suit themselves
  • 'Seed' Postal Delivery Option ***
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  • Great Britain
    • Cost is €10
    • UK shipping fee covers parcels up to a total weight of 20Kg
  • Western Europe
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  • If road access to your site is tight, then please advise us before purchasing
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  • Also, we cannot guarantee delivery on a specific day (Please allow 1-3 days for delivery)
  • It's always best to order well in advance to avoid disappointment
  • Cancellation of pallets when items are already in transit will incur a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee (To cover return delivery costs)
  • Where pallet delivery can not be made due to site access, a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee will apply (To cover return delivery costs)

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  • We will contact you to discuss, if max weight of order exceeded


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  • We do not offer a weekend delivery service (Mon-Fri Only excl. Bank Holidays)
  • * Our courier achieves a 98% success rate on next day deliveries
  • ** Seed postal option applies to seed ONLY orders & is available in all 32 counties of Ireland
  • *** Does not apply to seed potatoes, bulbs or sets
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