Prunus padus - Bird Cherry

Bird Cherry - (Donnroisc)

An small growing native tree that is adaptable to many situations, Prunus padus has striking almond-scented flowers borne on small upright panicles in April. In Autumn it is often laden with small, dark, bitter cherries which are a favourite of all kinds of birds. Like Wild Cherry, the Spring flowers provide an early source of nectar and pollen for bees. Excellent grown as part of a mixed hedge.

Site: Requires some shelter from wind
Soil: Prefers well-drained, neutral to acidic soil
Position: Full sun, some shade
Season of Interest: Spring flowering, Autumn colour and berries
Hardiness: Hardy
Height: 30 to 50ft (15m) Spread: 26ft (8m) (Often much smaller)

Type | Size: Bareroot | 2-3ft
Price
€3,50
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