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Pink Weeping Cherry Tree

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Growing Zones: 4-9



Growing Zones 4-9
This plant is recommended for zones: 4-9
(green area above)

You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

20-30 ft.

Mature Width:

20-30 ft.

Sunlight:

Full to Partial

Drought Tolerance:

Very Tolerant

Botanical Name:

Prunus subhirtella var. pendula

Does Not Ship To:

AZ, CA, WA

A Favorite Among Landscapers & Home Developers to Boost Property Value!

This tree will stop traffic with its spring blooms! The lovely, weeping pink flowers will delight you and everyone on your street. This fast-growing tree features graceful cascading branches that are studded with lovely pink blossoms in early to mid-spring.

As a small ornamental tree, this tree easily fits into even the tiniest of landscapes. However, its color can make it the focal point of huge lots, as well. A mature tree will reach about 20 to 30 feet tall by about 15 to 25 feet wide.

This tree flowers heavily from a young age. But it will grow more attractive with bigger and more abundant flowers each year. You'll also benefit from shade as the tree grows larger. This specimen tree will add immediate value to your landscape.

Professional landscapers love to add this tree to front yards because it is a great weeping accent tree that's easy to grow. This beloved tree is one of America's favorites!

You will get a profusion of blooms when you plant your tree in a sunny to partly sunny spot. It is adaptable to poor, dry soils and heat. If you are looking for a graceful, weeping tree, this is a real show-stopper. The leaves stay glossy green throughout the summer.

In the fall, you'll enjoy the bright yellow color. In the winter, the graceful weeping branches add beauty to the landscape, even in the snow.

Dr. Michael Dirr, the well-known tree expert, says: "this is one of the longest lived flowering cherries...For the gardener who wants one cherry that will provide many years of enjoyment". This tree is a customer favorite, so be sure to order yours now while they're still available!





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We have a Weeping Japanese Cherry and we love it, it is beautiful. We would like to know the best way to prune and when. There are a couple of long shoots at the top that look out of place. Thank you, Vikie Ashwort
December 31, 2012
This tree is beautiful. The weeping Cherry Tree arrived healthy and on-time. This is it's first spring in out yard and The pink flowers are absolutely mesmerizing. I recommend this tree to anyone looking to add beauty to their landscape.
December 31, 2012
Purchased
over 5 years ago
The same with me! I planted this tree two years ago and I only had one small pink flower the second year too! It is healthy but the limbs are almost falling straight down one the trunk, there isn't much of gracefully arches that you would hope for in a weeping tree.... Waiting to see if next year it will look better..
December 31, 2012
Purchased
over 5 years ago
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The growth is like in limbo, still same size since plant. no new growth. very slow. need some ideas to do!! this is a beautiful tree and I want it to get bigger!!
October 6, 2015
Purchased
1 year ago
Growing Zone:
9
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Tender
 
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Healthy but not flowering
I bought this tree two years ago it grows well, has a nice shape and has survived tough winters. It has plenty of green leaves but has not produced any flowers.
May 9, 2015
Carlisle , MA
Growing Zone:
6
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Tender
 
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The cherry tree has green leaves and appears healthy. I don't expect blooms the first or second year.
The weeping cherry was very healthy and survived Pittsburgh weather. It is growing and leaves are opening.
May 2, 2016
Baden
Purchased
11 months ago
Growth Rate
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Medium
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Tender
 
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Full-size Survivor
We've planted two full-size weeping cherries transplanted locally that did not survive. We did not want a grafted weeping cherry, which appears to us as abnormal and deformed, but grafted trees are all that we could find locally in stores or online. Only Fast Growing Trees have the full-size, pink weeping cherries for sale. Oursvis surviving--even thriving.
June 26, 2016
Statesville, NC
Purchased
2 months ago
Growing Zone:
7
Good service
We just recently acquired and planted this tree, so not much information as yet. The ordering and speed of service was excellent. We are hopeful the tree will survive our winter and look great in the spring.
August 23, 2016
Casper, WY
Purchased
3 weeks ago
Growing Zone:
5

Planting & Care



It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Pink Weeping Cherry Tree



Step 1: Dig Your Hole


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

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.

Planting & Care

Step 2: Place Your Plant


Next, separate the roots of your Pink Weeping 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 Pink Weeping Cherry Tree again after the transplant is complete.


Questions & Answers

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Color,partial shade and size
Cynthia M on Aug 18, 2016
Very pretty, fits in our planting zone, anticipate pretty accent tree with other tree/bush we have in yard already.
Steve L on Jul 28, 2016
Love the color and the shape of the tree as it grows.
Brian L on Jul 29, 2016
Saw these growing all over on a drive through the DelMarVa peninsula last year. They were wonderful.
Cary W on Jul 1, 2016
Why my weeping cherry does not have flowers for 6 years?
Minhtam T on Dec 5, 2014
Best Answer: There could be a number of reasons why its not blooming. Annual pruning is important for weeping cherry trees. Pruning keeps the weeping shape of the branches looking trimmed and leaves enough space between them for healthy blossoming. If the branches are are overcrowded they will not produce blooms. Winter or a late frost, has the potential to stop a weeping cherry tree from blooming. Ice, snow and frost late in the winter season can kill off new growth, such as leaf and flower buds, that can stop the weeping cherry tree from blossoming. Pruning after frost damage can encourage new growth. Nitrogen Fertilizer used for lawn care could also cause flowering trees not to bloom.
Reply · Report · Robyn .Staff on Feb 5, 2016
Greetings how much growth can i expect in a year? In other words is it a fast growing tree?
Joyce C on Mar 21, 2015
Best Answer: They have a moderate growth rate of 13-24" per year.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Oct 16, 2015
Can the pink weeping cherry tree sustain windy conditions?
Misty H on Apr 19, 2015
How often should I water my pink weeping cherry?
Allison H on Apr 24, 2015
Best Answer: Water every third day with a good deep soaking, for the first few weeks, after planting
Reply · Report · Robyn .Staff on Jan 21, 2016
dose it have evasive roots?
wendy w on Jan 23, 2015
Best Answer: No they do not have invasive roots.
Reply · Report · Robyn .Staff on Jun 17, 2016
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Do I need two trees for cross pollination, or will one do?
Tom M on Jun 26, 2014
Best Answer: The Pink Weeping Cherry Tree is self pollinating, but if it has a mate to cross pollinate with then you'll have a much higher yield of flowers.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jul 7, 2014
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Does this tree need pruning?
JaimeO C on Sep 19, 2015
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Will it withstand winter weather of the north???
Joseph M on Apr 30, 2015
Best Answer: Yes, this tree is suitable for zones 5-8. Here is a hardiness zone map so you can see where your location falls:

http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Oct 2, 2015
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what is the caliper of the 5-6ft tree?
DAwn H on Jul 18, 2014
Best Answer: Hello,
The caliper of a 5-6 foot tree is about the size of my pinky finger. When my tree came it looks like a good sized twig. A year later, it is now the size of my middle finger. I had no idea the tree would be so small and frail. It is grounded with a metal pole to keep it standing straight until it grows big enough to stand on it's own. I wished I had purchased a bigger version than I did. It will be a beautiful tree in 10 years from now.
Reply · Report · Luann H on Jul 21, 2014
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FOR CROSS POLLINATION, HOW FAR APART SHOULD YOU PLANT THE TWO TREES?
SCOTT P on Sep 7, 2015
Best Answer: This cherry tree is a non fruiter and will just produce blooms so it does not require a pollinator.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Sep 8, 2015
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Is this grafted or non grafted type?
Genvillage L on Jun 26, 2014
Best Answer: Our trees are grafted.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jul 7, 2014
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Is this a dwarf cherry tree?
MaryLynn D on Jun 23, 2014
Best Answer: No it's not dwarfed. The Pink Weeping Cherry Tree will get 20 - 30 feet tall and and 15 - 20 feet wide.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 25, 2014
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best time of year to plant the pink weeping cherry tree?
A shopper on Jun 21, 2014
Best Answer: It's best to plant the Pink Weeping Cherry Tree in the early Spring or early Fall.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 25, 2014
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Is this tree grafted or natural?
Spinlady on Mar 7, 2016
Best Answer: Bought this tree because of the picture. .last summer. I got only the leaves. I hope this year I'll have some flowers. Don't know if it is grafted or not.
Reply · Report · Sebastian V on Mar 7, 2016
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Should I add anything in the hole before I plant this tree?
craigie on Jul 9, 2014
Best Answer: My trees are doing great. We just put in a wee bit of pay dirt and some top soil mixed in with the normal soil. I live in the high desert so it is amazing to us how well the two trees are doing! I cannot wait to see them in bud next spring...
Reply · Report · Sharon R on Jul 10, 2014
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can the pink weeping cherry tree be used as a pollinator for the rainier cherry tree?
Bonnie on Jul 26, 2016
Best Answer: No the Pink Weeping Cherry is a non-producing ornamental tree. The Black Tartarian or the Bing cherry are good pollinators for the Rainier.
Reply · Report · Robyn .Staff on Jul 26, 2016
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When is the best time to plant this tree?
Amanda B on Jun 13, 2016
Best Answer: I planted it at the end of April and it's got a lot of green leaves and all in it. I'm sure it will bloom in the spring
Reply · Report · sara f on Jun 13, 2016
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My cherry tree has been in the ground about year,looks good,but did not flower this year,also there is a big limb going straight up ,it's about15 feet ,the rest is wheeling down,is that suppose to do that?
Dhavens on Jul 16, 2016
Best Answer: My tree has been in the ground about a year also. I do have some branches growing up about 3 feet. I also have some growing down about 6 feet. I periodically trim branches to make a more pleasing appearance. My tree did not flower this year but it has lots of branches is thick looking and has grown in height quite a bit. Hope this helps.
Reply · Report · Nance F on Jul 16, 2016
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Best time to plant?
Mike T on Jun 12, 2016
Best Answer: Spring and Fall is a good planting time.
Reply · Report · Robyn .Staff on Jun 16, 2016
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Is this tree resistant to deer?
MaryBeth on Jun 10, 2016
Best Answer: It is not the deers first pick, but please keep in mind that if they get hungry enough they will eat anything.
Reply · Report · Robyn .Staff on Jun 16, 2016
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can I get this tree at 6 to 8' tall shipped to me?
henry on Oct 29, 2014
Best Answer: The tallest we carry is 5-6ft. It will be at least 5ft tall, but we cannot guarantee it will be 6ft tall.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Nov 4, 2014
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What zone is best for a dwarf weeping cherry tree?
barbara D on Sep 15, 2014
Best Answer: We do not carry the Dwarf Weeping Cherry trees, however, the standard size are recommended for growing zones 5-8.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Sep 15, 2014
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the main trunk of the weeping cherry I received was bent over to fit in the shipping container. will it go back to vertical on its own or do I need to put a brace on it.???
STEVEN M on Apr 23, 2016
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Will the root bed in this tree seek out any water structures? We are wanting to plant this in our yard but don't have a lot of options due to water lines I the yard. My concerns is the roots finding the lines.
Cheryl N on Apr 2, 2016
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What does the leaves look like?
Pat T on Mar 24, 2016
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