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Winter-Flowering Cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Also known as

Autumn Flowering Cherry

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Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

4m

4m

Min

2.5m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Winter-Flowering Cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea' Overview

Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea' is a small tree that has a spreading habit. It produces semi double, pink flowers in warm spells over the winter and occasionally a second flush in early spring.

Common problems with Winter-Flowering Cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea'

How to harvest Winter-Flowering Cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Winter-Flowering Cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Budding

Grafting

Cuttings

Take softwood cuttings in summer and provide bottom heat.

Special features of Winter-Flowering Cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

Leaves turn yellow in autumn before falling.

Other uses of Winter-Flowering Cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea'

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