Ming® Amur Cherry Hybrid

Prunus maackii ‘Ming’


A hybrid between Prunus maackii and Prunus kerassis developed at the University of Saskatchewan. Ming possesses a strong central leader with evenly spaced branching. A handsome landscape tree with limited fruit and exfoliating bark. Resistant to frost cracking.



Height: 25′

Spread: 15′

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 2

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Yellow

Growth Habit: Upright

Flower Colour: White

Blooms: Spring

Key Features: Unique Peeling Red Bark, Spring Blooms

Landscape Uses: Accent, Shade, Hedging/Screening