Prunus snofozam - Snow Fountain is a superb weeping cherry that has both spectacular floral and foliage beauty and high versatility. Highly recommended as a landscape feature plant.
Height: 1.5 - 2.5 metres.
Width: 2.5 metres.
Growth rate: Slow to moderate.
Form: Strongly weeping. Propagated onto a 'tall' standard at approximately 1.8 metres and as a 'short' at approximately 1 metre.
Foliage: Prunus snofozam - Snow Fountain has serrated, lanceolate leaves, dark green in colour.
Autumn colour: Leaves change to orange, gold and reds in autumn.
Flowers: Masses of single white flowers in spring.
Bark: Prunus snofozam - Snow Fountain has young stems smooth, shiny brown with numerous cream lenticels.
Tolerances: Adaptable to a wide range of conditions including some heat and moderate levels of dryness. Good disease resistance. Flowers best in full sun.
Landscape use: Prunus snofozam - Snow Fountain is great specimen for lawns or small areas around the home. Border peripheries. Japanese gardens. The ground cover form can be used as a ground cover, on banks or cascaded over walls.
Prunus subhirtella Snofozam Common Names: Weeping Cherry , Snow Fountain , Snow Fountains Foliage Type: Deciduous Native No Plant Type: Tree Plant Habit: Pendulous, Weeping Typical Availability