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botanical name:
Prunus 'Mount Fuji'
Prunus 'Mount Fuji' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Japanese Flowering Cherry
synonyms:  Prunus 'Shirotae', Prunus 'Hosokawa'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree, scented/aromatic
height: 6.00m
width: 8.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Beautiful cherry with wide spreading, horizontal or slightly drooping, branches, often reaching down to the ground. Very large, pendent, single or semi-double, fragrant, white flowers in spring. Young leaves are soft pale green, darkening with age and having a distinctively fringed appearance. Orange and red autumn foliage colour.

Any reasonable, well drained soil in sun.
If required, prune in summer.

By budding or grafting.

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