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Candy Floss

Candy Floss is aptly named for its very large double pink flowers. The mass of dense petals have an almost fabric-like quality, and are exactly what most people expect pink cherry blossom to look like.

Prunus

Candy Floss flowering cherries for sale

  • 1.1-year maiden bare-root tree 24.95
    Colt rootstock
    Large size (3m-4m after 10 years)


History

Prunus 'Candy Floss' is also known as Prunus Matsumae beni-murasaki.



Candy Floss characteristics

  • Growing

    • Gardening skill:Suitable for beginners
    • Vigour:Average vigour
  • Problems

    • Disease resistance:Good
  • Climate

    • Summer average maximum temperatures:Cool ( 20C - 24C / 68F - 75F), Warm (25C - 30C / 76F - 85F), Cold (< 20C / 67F)
  • Identification

    • Country of origin:Japan