The Casual Gardener: Cherry on top

Cherry blossom heralds the arrival of spring in dramatic fashion but we shouldn't take this annual extravaganza for granted

A ‘Taihaku’ flowering cherry, AKA the great white cherry, much coveted by ornamental cherry lovers
I'VE got at least four different types of cherry tree in my garden. There's an obligatory pair of flowering cherries (Prunus ‘Taihaku'); an edible cherry (P. ‘Stella'), and the natives wild cherry (P.[...]

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