*Weeping cherry

*Prunus subhirtella ‘Pendula Plena Rosea’
WEEPING CHERRY
Rosaceae
Japan

WEBPAGE UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Location: map coordinates (southwest corner of MLK [Martin Luther King] Student Center), N 39°11' '' W 75°32' ''

Planting history: purchased from Ronny's Garden World, for Arbor Day / Tree Campus USA 2014 (Dr. S. Yost, USDA NIFA Capacity Building Grant funds) .

Description:
  • small deciduous tree
  • etymology: Prunus = Latin name for plum tree; subhirtella = ;
  • this cultivar weeping form
  • leaves simple, alternate, toothed
  • flowers double, pink, attractive
  • fruit
  • popular ornamental

*Non-native species (not native to Delaware)