A picture of a Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

Prunus 'Shôgetsu'

Photo by AlanGardenMaster (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

8m

4m

Min

4m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

More images of Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

A photo of Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'
A photo of Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu' Overview

Prunus 'Shôgetsu' is a small deciduous tree that has a broad spreading habit. In spring it produces pink buds that develop into double white flowers that can be 5cm wide.

Common problems with Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

How to harvest Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

Budding

Grafting

Cuttings

Take softwood cuttings in summer and provide bottom heat.

Special features of Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

This trees leaves turn orange red in autumn before falling.

Other uses of Japanese Cherry 'Shogetsu'

This low maintenance tree is often planted as a specimen tree for it's spring & autumn interest.