Bird Cherry Tree (Prunus padus)

£5.95

Bird Cherry is an extremely tough tree which will grow in the harshest environments. Unlike most of the flowering cherries it will cope with wet ground well and tolerates exposure and winds, it is found growing almost up to the Arctic Circle. However it will grow best in moist loamy fertile soils.

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Description

Bird Cherry trees, approx. 30-40cm tall. Cell grown (can be planted anytime of the year) . A native tree grown in the UK offering beautiful white fragrant blossom in the Spring and valuable to local wildlife. The leaves turn an orange / red hue in autumn.

Bird Cherry is an extremely tough tree which will grow in the harshest environments. Unlike most of the flowering cherries it will cope with wet ground well and tolerates exposure and winds, it is found growing almost up to the Arctic Circle. However it will grow best in moist loamy fertile soils.

Ideal for hedging or as a stand alone tree, suitable for small-large gardens.

  • Easy and low maintenance
  • Encourages wildlife
  • Lovely autumn colour
  • Grown in the UK
  • Trees should reach their mature height (up to 15m) at a fast rate
  • Deciduous

Supplied trees are around 30-40cm tall. Branches may be trimmed and trees supplied without plant pot for safe shipping and to reduce waste.

Orders placed between 2pm Wednesday – Sunday will be dispatched on the Monday to avoid the plant / tree being in transit over the weekend.

Please note: Trees purchased between the months of Oct – Apr may be losing or have already dropped their leaves due to the fact they are deciduous. Many of the trees we sell are single stemmed and therefore may look a little bare during these months. Once spring arrive the foliage will return and new growth will appear.

They may not look their best after being in transit. We recommend placing the roots in water for at least 30 mins upon receiving your order and before planting out / potting up.
Please bear in mind the plant is posted out via Royal Mail and may not look its’ best when initially unpacked. To help it along, place the roots in water for up to 30 mins as soon as it has been unpacked before planting out / potting on.

Additional information

Weight 700 g
Dimensions 80 × 8 × 8 cm
Delivery

Trees are posted out using Royal Mail.

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