Flowering much earlier than other cherries, the okame cherry displays carmine-pink blossoms in the late winter or early spring. Deep green foliage in the spring and summer turns to a stunning bronze in the fall. Year-round seasonal interest makes it the perfect shade tree for any yard.
Size and Light Requirements
The Okame cherry needs full sun and can grow to a height of 25 feet.
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You can get up to $100 back for planting this tree yourself through our tree rebate program.
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All the trees in this guide have been selected by Casey Trees and are well adapted to the soil and conditions present in Washington, D.C.