Hinton Ampner Garden

Prunus 'Kanzan'

Kanzan cherry


The front of the house and many other places in the garden.


A medium-sized deciduous tree, stiffly vase-shaped when young, later spreading, with coppery-brown young foliage and vivid purplish-pink double flowers 5cm in width opening from crimson buds.

Site and Care:

Grow in moderately fertile well-drained soil of any type in full sun or partially shaded position. Prune only to maintain shape after flowering.