Big Trees
Weeping Cherry
Prunus subhirtella
25'-30' tall with a 15'-20' spread. Weeping form. Full sun exposure. Attractive pink flowers in the Spring. Grows in moist well-drained soil. Can be trained in an umbrella shape or let grow into a naturalized shape. Use as a specimen tree.
Kwanzan Cherry
Prunus serrulata
20'-25' tall with a 20'-25' spread. Vase shap form. Full sun exposure. Grows in moist well-drained soil. Attractive double pink flower in the Spring. Green leaf turning an attractive copper, orange, and yellow hue in Fall. Average growth rate. Good specimen tree.
Yoshino Cherry
Prunus x yedoensis
20'-25' tall with a 20'-25' spread. Upright rounded spreading form. Full sun exposure. Grows in moist soil. Pink white flowers in Spring [March April]. Made famous by its blossom display at the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. Good specimen tree.
Cherry Plum
Prunus cerasifera
15'-30 tall with a 15'-30' spread. Rounded form. Full sun exposure. White pink flower in April. Grows in moist well-drained soil. Purple leaf form shown.
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