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A picture of a Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan'

Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan'

Prunus 'Kanzan'

Also known as

Cherry 'Kanzan'

Prunus serrulata Kanzan blossom Jardin des Plantes 2013-04-20 n2 by Marie-Lan Nguyen (CC BY 2.5)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

10m

8m

Min

4m

25 years to reach maturity

Fruiting

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Not usually picked.

More images of Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan'

Prunus serrulata Kanzan blossom Jardin des Plantes 2013-04-20 n1
Cerisier du Japon Prunus serrulata
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A photo of Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan'

Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan' Overview

Prunus 'Kanzan' is a mid-sized cultivar in the rose family, Rosaceae. This deciduous tree species produces beautiful pink double blossom flowers up to 5cm across. Flowers open from red buds and this cultivar develops a spreading habit with age. Young leaves are copper-brown in colour.

Common problems with Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan'

Relative problem free but can suffer from black & green flies.

How to propagate Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan'

Cuttings

Flowering Cherries are usully grafted or budded on a rootstock to make sure the new tree looks excactly like the parent.

Budding

Grafting

Special features of Japanese Flowering Cherry 'Kanzan'

Attracts useful insects

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