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Bonsai Care For Cherry - Flowering (Prunus serrulata) (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Cherry - Flowering (Prunus serrulata)

Cherry - Flowering (Prunus serrulata) - (Tree Type (Outdoors))

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Cherry - Flowering (Prunus serrulata) Bonsai Tree Type (Outdoors) CHERRY - FLOWERING (PRUNUS SERRULATA) -

OrnaMEntal tree with small oval, pointed, serrated edged LEAVES and spectacular pink/white blossoms. which unfortunately last only a few weeks in spring.

STYLE : suited to every style, except broom.

WARNING : Do not water blossom to avoid damaging the petals.

Care Info


LOCATION : Position in full sun and protect from frosts. FLOWERS should be shielded from  heavy rain to prevent damage.  Flower BUD>BUDs also need protection from birds.

REPOT : Annually in spring before the buds show colour. pH 6.0-8.0.

SOIL : Free draining soil : 40:60 GRIT:organic.

PRUNE : Hard prune branches in winter. Prune again after after flowering.

PINCH: Pinch out new SHOOTS in autumn.

WATER : Water well in growing season, sparingly in winter.

FEED : Apply BALANCED FEED every 2 weerks from after flowering to late sumMEr.

WARNING : Do not water blossom to avoid damaging the petals.

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