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Flowering Cherry 'Akebono'

Prunus x yedoensis 'Akebono'
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Upright, spreading branches form a crown adorned by clusters of double, white to pink blossoms in spring. Glossy dark green foliage turns yellow in fall. Use as an accent, shade or lawn tree. 

Plant with Coneflower


  • Landscape Size: 25' tall, 25' wide
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • Sunset Zone: 3-7, 14-20
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Spreading
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Attributes: Deciduous, Attracts Birds, Fragrant, Fall Color

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

Green Thumb Guide

Flourishes in enriched, well draining soil. Prune to maintain shape and structure after blooms. Feed with a tree and shrub fertilizer in early spring before new growth emerges.



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