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Tree comparisons


Fruit tree comparison - Prunus rufa
Flowering cherry tree
Prunus rufa

This is the Himalayan cherry, notable for its attractive exfoliating bark, and hairy young shoots.
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Growing


Flowering cherry tree
Prunus rufa
Gardening skillAverage
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Attractive bark
Growth habitUpright
Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
PruningLight prune
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Identification


Flowering cherry tree
Prunus rufa
Flower colourPink - light
Flower formSingle flower (5-8 petals)
Flowering monthApril
Leaf colourGreen
BarkBrown / Red
Peeling
Country of originChina
Annual cycleDeciduous
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