Prunus hillieri ‘Spire’ – (Flowering Cherry)

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Tree heights and widths are indicative only and will be affected by the environmental conditions of the site the tree is planted in.


Densely branched narrow upright form with smaller leaves. Bronze spring leaves become green and turn red and orange in autumn. Becomes a cloud of dainty soft pink blossom in September contrasts against the reddish shoots. Perfect for small spaces, lining driveways. Excellent street tree.

[su_row][su_column size=”1/3″ class=””]Type[/su_column][su_column size=”2/3″ class=””]Deciduous[/su_column][/su_row] [su_row][su_column size=”1/3″ class=””]10 Year Size[/su_column][su_column size=”2/3″ class=””]5m (H) x 4m (W)[/su_column][/su_row] [su_row][su_column size=”1/3″ class=””]Growth Rate[/su_column][su_column size=”2/3″ class=””]Fast[/su_column][/su_row] [su_row][su_column size=”1/3″ class=””]Habit[/su_column][su_column size=”2/3″ class=””]A narrow and upright tree, branching fills in at an early stage, improving the appearance.[/su_column][/su_row] [su_row][su_column size=”1/3″ class=””]Flower/Fruit[/su_column][su_column size=”2/3″ class=””]Single pink flowers appear in profusion in spring[/su_column][/su_row] [su_row][su_column size=”1/3″ class=””]Foliage[/su_column][su_column size=”2/3″ class=””]Bronze young leaves in spring becoming green in summer before turning to red and bronze in autumn.[/su_column][/su_row] [su_row][su_column size=”1/3″ class=””]Comments[/su_column][su_column size=”2/3″ class=””]A cross between Prunus sargentii and Prunus yedoensis[/su_column][/su_row]

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