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Flowering cherry tree
Le Thoureil

A good example of the Bird Cherry, with semi-double flowers, ideal for smaller gardens.


Flowering cherry tree
Le Thoureil
Gardening skillAverage
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Attractive tree / plant
Growth habitUpright
Height after 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
SunlightPrefers full sun
Some shade
PruningPrune after flowering
Growth rateFast
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators


Flowering cherry tree
Le Thoureil
Flower colourWhite
Flower formSemi-double flower (10-20 petals)
Flowering monthApril
Leaf colourGreen
Fruit colourBlack
Fruit sizeVery small
Country of originFrance
Annual cycleDeciduous