Different types of cherry trees include Japanese, choke and pin. The Japanese cherry tree is grown as an ornamental and is prized for its profusion of pink or white blooms. This cherry tree grows best in hardiness zones ... More »

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Some types of trees that produce white flowers include the dogwood, autumn flowering higan and the Foster's No. 2 Holly tree. Each produces different varieties of white flowers at various times throughout the year. More »

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Dwarf weeping cherry trees are much like the more common and larger cherry trees typically seen in Washington D.C. but are naturally smaller in size and used more for decoration than practicality. The typical bright pink... More »

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Common problems with cherry trees include brown rot, black knot, leaf spots, cankers and nutrient deficiencies; these trees are also prone to a number of fungal infections. Common pests include the black cherry aphid. More »

Basic identification of cherry trees is done by inspecting the flowers, styles, fruit, leaves and bark. Cherry trees fall under the Prunus genus, and many other trees in the genus are similar. However, even a casual obse... More »

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Young cherry trees should be kept pruned such that they resemble a vase in order to distribute light and rainwater evenly, older trees require more substantial pruning to remove dead and diseased elements. It is a diffic... More »

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Care for cherry trees by providing water and fertilizer and pruning as necessary. The trees bloom early and are susceptible to a late frost. While pests are less of a problem with sour cherries, protecting the ripening f... More »

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