It was released to commerce in about 1990. Bright scarlet in autumn.  Let me know if you have had similar or different experiences with the Royal Burgundy Cherry.    Some items (where stated) are p&p inclusive. The Royal Burgundy Cherry is somewhat similar to the Kwanzan in the looks department; the main difference is that it has dark purple foliage. One 150g sachet will treat up to 25 bare root plants or 7 x 3 litre pots. The Morton Arboretum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that relies on the generosity of members and donors. Or, make this ravishing red-leaved Cherry tree a favorite destination in your landscape by putting a bench or a couple of comfy chairs underneath its colorful canopy. This red-leaved version of the beloved Kwanzan Japanese Flowering Cherry will keep the color coming even after the blooms are spent. The large pink-red flowers contrast beautifully against the glossy, dark purple leaves. Go to list of cultivars. Or, make this ravishing red-leaved Cherry tree a favorite destination in your landscape by putting a bench or a couple of comfy chairs underneath its color, Add a Watering System for an additional $22.00, Hardiness Zone: This Japanese flowering cherry is impressive for its superb rose-pink double blossom and contrasting rich burgundy foliage. Universal Pollinator. Perfect branches to hold ornaments, tinsel and more. And even though the Cherry blossoms hog all the attention, Snow Fountain® is no slouch in the fall color department, either! They grow particularly well on chalk but are equally at home in acid soils provided the drainage is reasonable. Trees are available from late November to late April. If a surcharge is applicable, we will contact you prior to despatch. Length 1.2 - 2.4m (4-8ft), Diameter: 2cm (¾in). Sweet enough to be used as a dessert plum when fully ripe. Great question and at the right time of year! All young trees require staking and for better establishment we strongly advise using Rootgrow when planting (as recommended in RHS planting guidelines). The berries are large and firm and if left to ripen on the bush fully have a rich flavour and lovely aroma. A fast growing, prickly hedge bearing large fragrant magenta flowers in the summer and huge orange-red rose hips in the autumn. Length 1.2 - 2.4m (4-8ft), Diameter: 2cm (¾in). The Royal Burgundy is a dwarf variety and it doesn’t grow as quickly as the Kwanzan. We have everything you need to start, add to or to finish your garden and landscape. This plant has some cultivated varieties. This red-leaved version of the beloved Kwanzan Japanese Flowering Cherry will keep the color coming even after the blooms are spent. Plant 30-60cm (1-2ft) apart. Other times, all it takes is one lucky person with an eye for detail. Select nursery specimens based on what height you want the crown to start.  Most cherry varieties are grown from basal bud grafts these days so nurseries can start crown growth at a decent height on a tall liner.  Trunks are relatively straight and it has an open branching habit,  also good for cherry trees that need as much air circulation as possible to discourage fungal diseases. Dazzles in fall when it sends up a cloud of rosy-colored plumes. use escape to move to top level menu parent. Ask a Plant Whisperer for help to get started. Fruits are small red to black cherries. The Weeping Flowering Cherry brings colors into your landscape. This purple foliaged Kwanzan Cherry is grown in our #15 tree container at this size. Fresh dug strawberry plants will be despatched from late October to late November. For Pete's sake, dig a hole and pour one in! One simple application at planting time is all that is required. Perfect branches to hold ornaments, tinsel and more. Browse the curated collection and add your voice! All young trees require staking for the first few years of their life and cordons need to be permanently staked. This can be a high maintenance tree due to numerous disease and insect problems. Pot grown fruit trees, gooseberries and currants are available April to late August and will usually be despatched within 14 days. For better establishment, naturally healthier plants, better drought resistance and stronger flowering and fruiting, rootgrow™ is all you need.