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Gyoiko

  • Flowering month: April
  • Flowering month: May
  • Flower colour: Cream

Gyoiko is one of a small group of flowering cherry trees where the flowers have a cream or even green tinge, which is accentuated by the light bronze of the fresh new leaves. If you are looking for something different it makes a refreshing change from the more widely-grown pink ornamental cherries.

It grows with an upright then spreading habit, and matures into an attractive medium-sized tree with a pleasing presence.

Prunus

Gyoiko flowering cherries for sale

  • 1-year maiden bare-root tree 29.95
    Colt rootstock
    Large size (3m-4m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Deliveries resume December 2020


History

Gyoiko is not as well-known as Ukon, but is probably related to it. It flowers slightly later than Ukon, and is a bit more vigorous in its growth, but with slightly smaller flowers.

Gyoiko characteristics

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • VigourSlightly large
  • Country of originJapan
  • Period of origin1850 - 1899
  • Flowering monthAprilMay
  • Flower colourCream