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Flowering cherry tree
Royal Burgundy

Royal Burgundy is a flowering cherry with striking red purple foliage combined with double pink flowers.


Flowering cherry tree
Royal Burgundy
Gardening skillBeginner
AwardsRHS AGM (current)
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Autumn foliage colour
Growth habitUpright-spreading / Vase
Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
Growth rateAverage


Flowering cherry tree
Royal Burgundy
Flower colourPink - dark
Flower formDouble flower (25-50 petals)
Flowering monthApril
Leaf colourBronze
Leaf colour - autumnOrange / Red
Leaf/Flower sequenceLeaves and Flowers appear together
Country of originUnited States
Annual cycleDeciduous