Prunus 'Tai Haku' (Hill Cherry Tree)
Has the largest flowers of any cherry tree. (Deciduous)
Common Name: Great White Cherry Tree
Latin Name: Prunus serrulata 'Tai Haku'
Soil: Tolerates most soil types
Position: Full sun
Flowering period/colour: April/ Large White
Hardiness: Fully hardy
Eventual height/ spread: 7m/8m
Special features: Copper coloured young foliage.
Prunus serrulata 'Tai Haku' is a large, robust cherry with clusters of long-stalked, single white flowers in mid-spring. The leaves open deep purple-bronze, becoming green in summer.
This Flowering Cherry Tree is supplied in a 12 litre container suitable for planting all year round. The total height of this half standard tree is approximately 1.8-2.2m (6-7ft).
Prunus 'Tai Haku' - Autumn Foliage
An example of one our half standard Flowering Cherry Trees can be seen to the left.
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Prunus 'Shirofugen' (Flowering Cherry Tree)
Flowers change colour as the season goes on. (Deciduous)
Sorry this tree is currently out of stock. Our new crop will be available to order from mid to late June 2013.
Prunus 'Shirotae' (Flowering Cherry Tree)
Fragrant flowers in mid-spring. (Deciduous)
Sorry this tree is currently out of stock.
Prunus 'Spire' (Flowering Cherry Tree)
Pinkish bronze leaves. (Deciduous)
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Key / Size Guide
B/R (Bare Root) - The traditional way to buy
deciduous trees and shrubs. Perfect for planting between November and March.
R/B (Root Ball) - The traditional way to buy evergreen trees
and shrubs. The plants are kept in their own soil, making them ideal to transplant
between November and March.
C/G (Container Grown) - A very convenient way to buy trees
and shrubs, already rooted in their pots, they can be planted all year round. Sizes given in litres.
H/S (Half standard) - Half standard trees are 2-3 years old and
have a clear stem of 1.25-1.5m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.8-2.4m (6-8ft).
B (Bush) - Bush trees are 2-3 years old and have a clear
stem of 0.8-1m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.5-1.8m (5-6ft).
Maiden (Feathered tree) - A good, well-defined
prominent leader running straight up through the young tree. Perfect for training
into a half standard, standard or fan-trained tree. Sizes given in cm's.
Multi-stemmed - A tree with two or more main stems