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Paul Anderson

Hi, have been trying to find the name of the cherry, I think its a cherry tree, definitely a prunus with the beautiful reddish bark. If anyone can help me with a name that would be great. Thank you

Edd

Prunus Serrula?

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KEF


12.2.2014

Scott Edwards

The Prunes Serrula (Tibetan cherry) has such beautiful glossy red-brown bark Performs best in a sunny position with a degree of shelter. Will grow up to a height of about 26ft (8m). Pruning should be limited to removal of dead or diseased wood which should be carried out in mid-summer.

P. maackii is another stunner with glossy golden bark with a pattern of horizontal lenticels.

Scott Edwards

Last email should read 'Prunus Serrula' rather than 'Prunes Serrula. My computer is not a gardener and annoyingly changes what I've written to what it thinks it should say. It's normally wrong and makes me look an idiot in the process!

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Paul Anderson

Thanks Edd, KEF and Scott, yes Prunus Serrula, perfect thats the one, sorry for my late response

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