TAIWAN FLOWERING CHERRY

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COMMON NAME
Taiwan Flowering Cherry
BOTANICAL NAME
Prunus campanulata
HEIGHT 25′
WIDTH 15′
DECIDUOUS
COLD TOLERANCE 5° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Medium
SALT TOLERANCE No
FLOWER Delicate, pink
bell-shaped flowers with
5 petals and many stamens
MONTH OF COLOR
February to March
FRUIT Edible Oval, glossy fruit containing
a stone-like seed.
Yellow-green exterior unripe;
Vibrant red exterior ripe. Fruit is
edible if astringency is removed.
Don’t eat the seed.
COMMENTS Developed by
U.O.F. to live as far south as
Orlando. Pollinated by insects.
PRICE 25 gallon $50