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Autumn Cherry Tree

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The only tree to bloom three times in cold weather--early spring, late fall and again in winter! Stunning white-pink blossoms attract song birds and butterflies. This drought tolerant and hardy tree is hands down the best ornamental cherry varietal available. Looks striking planted near a pond or water feature.

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Autumn Cherry Tree

Enjoy Blooms in Spring, Autumn and even Winter!


The heights we list are after we prune your tree.

Many Nurseries advertise heights before they prune, then cut off several feet before shipping. While this reduces their shipping cost, it gives their customer a shorter tree than they bargained for. The tree will likely need an extra year to grow back the growth that was trimmed.

We prune your tree throughout its life. This process takes us longer, but gives you more branches and quicker production.

Plus, we don't include the pot or root length in our measurements. This gives you an extra 1-2 ft. in tree size.

Our larger trees are usually one to two years older than our smaller ones and will typically give you better results the first full growing season.

5-6 ft.
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List: $129.95
Sale: $97.46
6 at $92.59 ea.
Autumn Cherry Tree
Planting Kit
Planting Kit Flowering Trees Planting Kit

Getting your tree off to the right start can more than double its growth rate. Your tree arrives pre-pruned... ready for explosive growth.

Your planting kit includes:
  1. 2 oz of Mycorrhizal Fungi so your tree can quickly explode with new root growth.

  2. Breathable Tree Guard protects against gnawing mice, rabbits, deer and mowers.

  3. Flowering Trees Slow Release Fertilizer Tablets. Your tree will get the optimal nutrition when it needs it most.
Fungi Tree Guard Fertilizer Tabs
Mycorrhizal Fungi 24" Tree Guard Fertilizer Tablets
Sale: $14.96
Planting Mix for Flowering Trees
Autumn Cherry Tree Planting Mix

Helps your Autumn Cherry Tree get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Mycorrhizal Fungi and Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Course Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.

Soil Contents
Sale: $10.46
Autumn Cherry Tree
Fertilizer Tablets
Autumn Cherry Tree

Fertilizer Tablets

This patented formula is slow release and will provide the nutrients needed for the first year of your plants life. This fertilizer will not burn your roots and is easy to install. Simply space the tablets evenly around your plants roots when planting. Be sure to water thoroughly after.

Fertilizer Tablets
Sale: $7.46

• Delicate white flowers all season 
• Most cold-hardy flowering tree available 
• Relatively drought tolerant 

Imagine bright white blooms in your yard when all other trees are a dull green. 

These semi-double blooms burst with color in the springtime… but what makes this tree so unique is that its flowers appear again in the fall (when other trees are losing their leaves) and during warm winters (when trees are usually dormant). 

A great choice near gardens, small areas, or anywhere you would like to add color. 

Picture having the only tree in your neighborhood that gives you beautiful blooms when the weather turns cold. 

If you have trouble with flowering trees in your area, try the Autumn Flowering Cherry. It can grow almost anywhere.





Growing Zones: 4-8

Mature Height: 20-40 ft.
Mature Width: 15-25 ft.
Sunlight: Full - Partial
Soil Conditions: Adaptable
Drought Tolerance: Good
Botanical Name: Prunus subhirtella
Does not ship to: AZ, CA, WA
Growing Zones 4-8
This plant is generally recommended for zones: 4-8
(blue area above)

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Save thousands by shopping in the convenience of your own home instead of paying a landscaper for trees that struggle.

Tree to Door

Receive well developed, large trees and shrubs that thrive in your area.  Varieties that are easy to grow, long lived, and trouble free.  Your plants are clearly marked for size, pruned to a nice pleasing shape, and are delivered right to your doorstep.

No Chemicals

We shun growth regulators and other chemicals that make plants look good in the stores but struggle to survive once planted.

Large Size

Some nurseries charge you for a taller tree then chop 1/3 off, so it will fit in a shorter box. This saves them on shipping but can harm your tree and make you wait longer for it to grow back.

Can I Plant Now?

Yes... Your Autumn Cherry Tree can be planted any time of year... even Winter. Roots will continue to grow on warm days, giving your tree a head-start for Spring. 

How do I Request a Different Ship Date?

Call us at 888-504-2001, email us or enter your requested ship date in our shopping cart next to the billing information section. 

Additional Info for Those Who Love to Read:

Orders are occasionally delayed if we see really bad weather approaching, or if we encounter unusual circumstances. A small number of our plants show a specific release date. If you purchase one of these and would like your other items sooner, just let us know. 
Amount of Order Shipping Charge
Less than $15 $8.95
$15.00-$23.99 $11.95
$24.00-$39.99 $14.95
$40.00-$79.99 $18.95
$80.00-$98.99 $23.95
$99+ 28%

It's Easy to Plant your Autumn Cherry Tree

Step 1 - Dig Your Hole

Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Autumn Cherry Tree.

If you're planting a hedge, mark out a visual guide by placing stakes five to six feet apart and looping string around them. Plant the where the stakes are and they'll grow together to make a dense privacy screen.

First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.

Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.

Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.

Step 2 - Place Your Plant

Next, separate the roots of your Autumn Cherry Tree gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.

The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.

Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.

To make it just right, use a level.

Step 3 - Backfill Your Hole

As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.

Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.

Water your Autumn Cherry Tree again after the transplant is complete.

To help retain some of that moisture, it's recommended that you place mulch around each plant to a depth of 2"-3" up to but not touching the trunk. Organic mulches such as wood chips also help to better soil structure as they decompose.

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Most useful customer reviews:
By: Lizzy
I bought one of these trees last fall and was thrilled to see it adapted really well. It bloomed the first spring and it's growing beautifully! In comparison, I bought a Kwanzan cherry tree from a local big box store at the same time, and it still hasn't bloomed... I'm very pleased with the quality from fastgrowingtrees.com :)

By: Terry
I bought this tree - zone 9
It looked like a twig when we planted it.

The local gardening stores had never heard of a cherry blooming 3 seasons, so I was not sure what to think.

Well I am pleased to say it's been 2 years & it loves its new home and has tripled in size. It kinda looks like a very large bush now. We wanted it to get a good root system before pruning. It is a beautiful hardy tree.

I want to order 2 more, but I see they are sold out for now. I'll try later.

Gorgeous tree. I look forward to watching it grow. Would highly recommend. (But let me get my 2 more 1st! LOL)

By: Ray W
My favorite purchase from this site! Strong, resilient, and flowering in Spring and Fall!! So beautiful in my garden.

By: Deirdre Hansen
Although when the tree arrived it was smaller than I had hoped, once planted it is strong and thriving and I enjoy watching it continue to grow.

By: Betty McGary
Was lead to believe tree would arrive larger. Arrived as a sapling approx 4'. I purchased it in memory of my father. The first year just a few small branches an some leaves. It is in its second year has grown only approx a foot an half an has just a few mote branches an leaves. So far I have been disappointed.

By: Ed
Although the received tree was a sapling about 7 feet tall, and I was pleased with its height, its height was less than what I had been led to believe it would be (closer to 10 feet). The tree is still in its first year of planting, so I cannot comment on its flower production. My garden soil dries quickly, and the tree requires daily watering or it begins to wilt.

By: Jason Snowden
I was blown away by how quickly the tree took off. We received and planted it in late fall/early winter, and in early spring we got our first beautiful blooms. Extremely happy with it!

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How do you ship the trees?
Lynda S on May 31, 2014
Best Answer: The shipping is fine. The tree comes potted, stapled into in a carton. I don't remember if it was shipped UPS or USPS, but I received a 7-ft tree in good shape (SC to NY).

I will add, though, that my 7-foot tree had a bare section (no branches, no leaves) about 1 1/2 feet long just above the midway point of the trunk; and its upper branches also were bare along their lower portions.

This is my second year with the tree, and those bare sections have never filled in. I also had only a handful of blossoms this spring, but that may be due to the tree's location or other factors beyond the control of the nursery.
Reply · Edwin E on May 31, 2014
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Is it possible to get the Autumn Flowering Cherry tree with just one main trunk? I don't want a tree that has many trunks directly out of the ground.
Jean T on Jun 4, 2014
Best Answer: hello,
i bought a small vrrsion of this tree so there wss only 1 fork on it but the main trunk was well defined. since it was planted over a year ago there is still a main trunk (thicker now) with many branches sprouting off it. hope this gives you a better idea of what to expect.
Reply · melissa p on Jun 6, 2014
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how will the root system of this tree affect my house or any piping?
Antonio S on Jun 1, 2014
Best Answer: My Autumn Cherry Tree is really to young to answer this question since I have had it in the ground only 2 years. My tree is planted along side a planned road on a 2,5 acre lot and no where near a house. It is near an irrigation line but I doubt that pipe will be impacted at all.
Reply · Tilden A on Jun 3, 2014
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