How to grow up Oriental cherry

How to grow up Oriental cherry

The Oriental cherry is symbol of the Japanese culture. Those days when the Oriental cherry blossoms, under its kroner picnics are organized. There is belief that that person to whom pollen of florets of Oriental cherry will fall will be happy. And besides this plant very beautiful: from it it is impossible to tear off look. For this reason today many owners of country houses want to grow up Oriental cherry on the personal plot.

It is required to you

  • - bucket;
  • - shovel;
  • - soil mix (humus, mountain and field soil, compost);
  • - Oriental cherry sapling;
  • - water;
  • - wooden stick prop;
  • - hammer;
  • - rope for garter.


1. Pave the way. Dig out pole of 35 centimeters in depth and 40 centimeters wide. Remove from it all stones and backs of agrestal plants. Mix the earth which is dug out of hole with in advance prepared soil mix: it will allow to create the soil, as close as possible to the habitat of growth of Oriental cherry. Cover the dug-out pole prepared with earth (the hole has to be filled with the earth on 8/10).

2. Place in pole sapling of Oriental cherry and prikopayta the earth. Then well water the planted tree and fill from above the remained earth mixed with soil mix. Create around midzubata sapling – bulk shaft from the earth with ten-centimetric ditch for water. Once again properly water the planted sapling of Oriental cherry and accurately condense the earth around small tree: the earth and roots of sapling have to adjoin densely.

3. Hammer wooden stick which will serve as prop near sapling. Tie Oriental cherry sapling to wooden peg.

4. After roots take root", the Oriental cherry will begin to grow. During growth of this plant pay special attention to watering and weeding. Some types of Oriental cherry, for example, of edzoyamasakur, need frequent watering (in the summer the plant should be watered in general every day) and hit of sunlight on root system therefore it is necessary to root out all grass near plant. Other kind of Oriental cherry, and in particular syoukavasakura, is afraid of surplus water: because of large amount of moisture the root system will decay and the plant will die.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team