If you’re looking to add the wow factor to your garden, a pink cherry blossom tree could help do just that. Available now from Primrose, the beautiful pink blooms of this iconic Japanese tree will add just enough colour to your garden.
Cherry blossom trees are an ornamental tree originating from Japan. In fact, the tree is Japan’s national flower.
The tree is renowned for its beauty and is grown mainly for its flowers, as the fruit is not suitable for humans. You can easily distinguish a cherry blossom tree thanks to its bountiful flowers, which are usually white and pink.
What kind of cherry tree has pink flowers?
There are many variations of cherry tree and each one is very beautiful. Perhaps one of the best loved varieties is the Sakura Tree, which has pink flowers.
Each cultivar is different, so you may see alterations in the shade of pink and the shape and formation of the flowers. In our range, you’ll find a host of options, including stunning weeping blossom trees.
Are cherry blossom trees pink all year round?
Pink cherry blossom trees are actually only pink for a short window in the year. Each individual tree may only bloom for around a week per year. For this reason, the blooms are seen as a symbol of spring, renewal and the fleeting nature of life.
Growing your own pink cherry blossom tree
If you’re ready to purchase a pink cherry blossom tree for your own garden, first make sure you have enough outdoor space. In optimal conditions, cherry blossom trees can grow between 20 and 40 feet, with a 15-30ft canopy, so you’ll need to have a spacious garden to avoid it taking up too much room.
Once you’re certain you have enough space, purchase your pink cherry blossom tree from Primrose. For more choice, take a look at our full range of cherry blossom trees and ornamental plants available online.