Lee's Black Flowering Cherry - Prunus tomentosa 'Lee's Black'

Showy whitish pink flowers are produced in early spring before foliage appears, followed by tasty sweet edible dark burgundy to black fruit, great for jams and jelly. Attractive soft green foliage adds a lush background. Great for the border or in a hedge.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Hedge
Foundation
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Height: 
5-10'
Spread: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
No votes yet

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs.

Grows Great With

Barberry

Barberry

8 varieties available
Ninebark

Ninebark

11 varieties available
Raspberry

Raspberry

11 varieties available
Blueberry

Blueberry

18 varieties available
Juniper

Juniper

43 varieties available
Pine

Pine

41 varieties available