ZUZU® Ornamental Cherry

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Exposure: Full Sun Height: 5-8' Width/Spread: 3-5'

If you’ve always wanted a showy flowering cherry but lacked the space, plant Zuzu® Prunus incisa. This ornamental shrubby cherry is a dazzling mass of pink powderpuff blooms in spring, and it reaches 5-8’ tall and just 3-5′ wide. Dense branching gives it a lush, full look.

This variety is no longer available; the information on this page is for reference only. Please view the similar plants below for substitutes.

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Light: Needs to be planted in full to part sun, which is a minimum of four hours of direct light.

Soil: Will grow in most soil types.

Water: Requires regular water, will not respond well to dry periods.

Fertilizing: Nothing special required.

Pruning:

Little pruning is required, aside from selective removal of branches to enhance form if desired. Blooms on old wood; prune only after blooming.

Botanical Name

Prunus incisa 'Rinpo'

Zone

5, 6, 7, 8

Flower Color

Pink

Foliage Color

Green

Height

5-8'

Width/Spread

3-5'

Exposure

Full Sun

Soil

Moist

Season of Interest

Spring

Uses

Borders, Cutting Gardens, Specimen

Features

Alkaline soil, Attracts pollinators, Clay soil, Fall interest

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