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Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea' (Winter flowering cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
8m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
8m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
10-20 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Other names: Winter flowering cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea', Rosebud cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea', Winter cherry

Genus: Prunus Prunus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Autumnalis Rosea' _ 'Autumnalis Rosea' has pink flowers between autumn and spring when the weather is mild.


Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea' is: Deciduous

Flower: Pink in Spring; Pink in Winter

Foliage: Bronze in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Yellow in Autumn

Tree shape: Small, Spreading

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Leaf mining moths , Bullfinches Caterpillars , Leaf mining moths , Bullfinches

Specific diseases: Bacterial canker , Blossom wilt , Silver leaf Bacterial canker , Blossom wilt , Silver leaf

General care

Propagation methods: Budding, Grafting, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea' (Winter flowering cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 8m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance

Cultivation: Grow in moderately fertile soil in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea'

Other names: Winter flowering cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea', Rosebud cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea', Winter cherry

Genus: Prunus Prunus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Autumnalis Rosea' _ 'Autumnalis Rosea' has pink flowers between autumn and spring when the weather is mild.


Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea' is: Deciduous

Flower: Pink in Spring; Pink in Winter

Foliage: Bronze in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Yellow in Autumn

Tree shape: Small, Spreading

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Leaf mining moths , Bullfinches

Specific diseases: Bacterial canker , Blossom wilt , Silver leaf

General care

Propagation methods: Budding, Grafting, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Prunus x subhirtella 'Autumnalis Rosea' (Winter flowering cherry 'Autumnalis Rosea') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 8m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance

Cultivation: Grow in moderately fertile soil in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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