Prunus sargentii 'Columnaris' Rosaceae
Columnar Sargent Cherry PROO-nus sar-JEN-te-i
- Deciduous tree, to 35 ft by 15 ft [10 x 4.5 m] not really columnar except when young, narrow, upright, vase-shaped when older. Fall color orange to orange-red.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 4 Raised at Arnold Arboretum from a seedling of the original P. sargentii introduction. Named in 1939 and introduced in 1949 (Jacobson, 1996).