Pink Candles Flowering Cherry - Prunus tomentosa 'Pink Candles'

Upright spreading shrub with deeply veined green foliage. Pink flowers appear before foliage. Small tasty sweet red cherries are excellent for jellies and preserves, also attracting birds. Very hardy. Good for the border.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Hedge
Foundation
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
5-10'
Spread: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
Pink
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 2
Average: 4.5 (8 votes)

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.

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