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common name: Japanese Flowering Cherry
synonyms: Prunus serrulata f. grandiflora
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: brown & green
flower colour: cream
main season: Spring
moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Semi-double greenish cream flowers, sometimes with a pink flush, opening from pink buds in spring. Unusual for a Japanese Cherry, in having yellowish tinted flowers. Young foliage is brownish-bronze, becoming green by summer
Any reasonable, well drained soil in sun.
If required, prune in summer.
By budding or grafting.