Amur Cherry ‘Klondike’
Prunus maackii ‘Jefdike’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 25′ high x 15′ wide
Tree Form: Oval narrow
Growth Rate: Moderate with strong non-brittle branching
Special Features: Fragrant white flowers, tiny fruit, exfoliating bark, and black knot resistance
Fall Color: Yellow
Description: Klondike retains the best traits of the species (exfoliating golden bark and black knot resistance) while possessing improvements in crown form, growth rate and winter hardiness.
Ornamental Features: Fragrant white flowers. Green foliage throughout the season. Leaves turn an outstanding lemon yellow in the fall. Black fruit held in clusters. Coppery-bronze bark provides a stunning winter landscape.
Landscape Attributes: A four season ornamental tree with outstanding bark color. Best pruned in late winter. Excellent choice for attracting birds to your yard.