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Okame Cherry (Prunus campanulata 'Okame')

Okame Cherry

Okame Cherry

This upright-oval flowering cherry has received greater garden press than any other cherry. Rich pink flowers appear before the dark green leaves in March and April. It has demonstrated excellent heat and cold tolerance. Makes handsome specimen tree or can be used in groupings of three to five.

Size: 20 to 30 feet high by 20 feet wide

Shape: In youth the outline is distinctly upright, becoming more rounded with age.

Fall Color: Bronzy red.

Rate of Growth: Medium

Other Attributes: Polished, reddish brown bark is covered with horizontal lenticels.

Growing Conditions: Plant in full sun.

Prices vary according to size, variety, and availability.

Please Note: Trees cannot be shipped outside of the DC/Baltimore Metropolitan areas. Tree prices and sizes are subject to change.


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