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Prunus Accolade


Common Name(s):

Cherry 'Accolade'

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RHS Award of Garden Merit


Profuse soft pink semi-double flowers on small rounded tree with spreading habit, with some flowers even in winter. Copes well with most soils, including chalk. Great choice for gardens and parks

Full Tree Specifications

Mature Size: small

Flowering Period: spring

Time to maturity: 10-20 years

Habit / Shape: rounded spreading

Flower colour: pink

Weather exposure: happy anywhere

Foliage colour:

  • green
  • orange
  • red

Season of Interest:

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn

Soil Moisture:

  • moist but well-drained soil
  • well-drained soil

Soil acidity/alkalinity: happy anywhere

Bark colour: grey-brown bark

Soil Type:

  • chalk
  • clay
  • I don't have a clue
  • loam
  • sand

Sunlight: full sun


  • exposed
  • full sun
  • sheltered

Tree features:

  • flowering tree
  • autumn leaf colour

Possible pests, diseases, problems:

  • blossom wilt
  • leaf mining moths
  • canker
  • caterpillars
  • bull finches
  • silver leaf


  • Christening
  • engagement
  • Retirement
  • valentines
  • wedding

Common Name(s): Cherry 'Accolade'

  • Regular watering is essential from Spring until Autumn
  • Check monthly that tree has not rocked
  • Loosen and re tie tree ties annually
  • Keep weed free, and mulch annually