Prunus sargentii | Sargent Cherry

Sargent Cherry is one of the best ornamental cherries, growing with an upright, dense rounded crown. With time, it can become quite large—up to 50 feet or more. Deep pink flowers are profuse on the branches in early spring. Fall color is an attractive red. Mature purple-black cherries attract birds. Canopy coverage: 707 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 30 feet high

Width: 30 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: pink

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds