Prunus cerasifera vesuvius Tree

'Vesuvius' has dark green leaves, and pink flowers, not quite as profuse as 'Nigra'. Prunus cerasifera vesuvius Tree is a rounded, deciduous tree with ovate to obovate leaves. Highly decorative with beautiful foliage. Excellent in Japanese gardens, or just about anywhere you would like an extravagant, showy specimen tree.

Height: 5 metres.

Width: 4 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate.

Form: Upright, becoming rounded with a tidy habit.

Foliage: Prunus cerasifera vesuvius Tree has a dull dark blackish-purple summer foliage, ruby red in colour when new and reddish-purple in autumn. 

Flowers: Prunus cerasifera vesuvius Tree has abundant pink flowers, single or in groups of two to three in dense clusters in late winter to early spring. 

Bark: Blackish-brown. Blackish-red younger branches.

Tolerances: Prunus cerasifera vesuvius Tree tolerates hot sites once established and thrives in a variety of site conditions, but prefers moist, well drained fertile soils and a position receiving full sun.

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Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

SMALLER TREES
25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

ADVANCED TREES
33cm pots - $130 (MINIMUM SIZE FOR STANDARDS AND WEEPERS)
45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

SUPER ADVANCED TREES
Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

FIELD GROWN TREES
(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
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