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Yoshino Cherry Trees for Sale Online
Yoshino Cherry Tree (prunus x yedoensis) is a Japanese flowering cherry tree native to Japan. This tree is most known for its show-stopping white and pale pink flowers that emit an almond fragrance in the early spring. When fully bloomed, the tree’s branches ascend in a vase shape that creates a beautiful canopy of pink blossoms over any garden.
A tree native to Japan, the Yoshino Cherry Tree was one of many species brought over to the United States as a gift of friendship in 1902. Japanese legend states that each spring a fairy flies low in the sky to awaken the sleeping cherry trees. The Yoshino Cherry Tree is well known for its appearances in the National Cherry Blossom Festival.
The popular ornamental tree grow best in full sun, but can also tolerate conditions of partial shade. Yoshino Cherry Trees are known to be very versatile, but they prefer to grow in acidic, moist, and well-drained soil. Additional care tips for these unique flowering trees include applying a slow release fertilizer in spring and summer and applying a layer of mulch around the tree's roots.
Ideal for USDA grow zones 5-8, these hardy, fast growing trees do not often disappoint. The best times to plant your Yoshino Cherry trees are in early to late spring. It is during these times that your Cherry Tree will be able to best acclimate to its surroundings.
The profuse spring bloomers work great in a wide variety of yard designs including use as specimen tree focal points, as well as for shade cover along paths and driveways.
|Mature Height:||30 to 40 Feet|
|Mature Width:||20 to 25 Feet|
|Classification:||Broad leaved deciduous tree, spring flowering|
|Sunlight:||Full sun to part shade|
|Habit:||Upright, spreading canopy|
|Foliage:||Dark green, brilliant yellow fall color|
|Flower Color:||White to pink, very floriferous|
|Pruning Season:||No pruning needed|
|Soil Condition:||Any well drained soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established|
|Uses:||Tolerates moist soil and full sun. Full sun brings out the best fall color. Will adapt to drier sites|