Prunus serrula / Ciliegio tibetano

Species: Prunus serrula Franch.
Italian common noun: Ciliegio tibetano
Synonim: Prunus serrula tibetica
Family: Rosaceae
Natural shapesTrees DeciduosFull sun
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151 - Legislative Decree no. 214

Origin: Western China

Botanical characteristics: It is a small but vigorous tree, particular for the red-brown shiny bark that peels off in thin strips. The leaves are tightly lanceolate, serrated, dark green and yellow in autumn. The white flowers appear in April, they are 2 cm broad and grouped in corymbs of 2-3 flowers. The fruits are like cherries.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It adapts to moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soils with full sun exposure.

Use: It is cultivated for its ornamental bark. It is used in parks and gardens as single plant; in lawns or flower beds as main plant.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm