The Cherry Tree (Prunus 'Accolade') provides a cloud of pink flowers from deep pink buds bringing a candyfloss spectacle every April. Soto love this cherry tree for city gardens because it tolerates pollution well and thrives in most conditions. The mid green leaves of Prunus 'Accolade' turn a striking combination of orange, deep red and purple in the autumn bringing seasonal interest to your outside space. This Cherry Tree has been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Prune your Cherry Tree after flowering. This is especially important in the first few years to help encourage a balanced shape.
How to care for Cherry Tree
Cherry Trees tolerate most garden conditions and can be planted in a sheltered or exposed position as long as it is in full sun.
Very low maintenance once established.
This tree needs lots of water when establishing.
Plant with a good quality, peat free compost and sprinkle root grow into the hole when planting to encourage a strong start for your Cherry Tree.
This Cherry Tree thrives in well drained, moist soil. When planting add a drainage medium, such as grit or crocs, to encourage better drainage.