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Wild cherry 'Royal Lee'

Prunus avium

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Royal Lee is a popular variety of Wild cherry, which belongs to the Prunus genus (Prunus avium 'Royal Lee'). Royal Lee is a variety of hybrid Wild cherry and is reported as patented. It is a Fruit and is treated mainly as a Deciduous, This means that it sheds its leaves annually. Royal Lee is known for growing to a height of approximately 19.82 feet (that's 6.10 metres in metric) with a tree-like habit.

United States is believed to be where Royal Lee originates from.

Royal Lee Wild cherry needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

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How to grow Royal Lee

  • Full Sun

Keep in mind when planting that Royal Lee is thought of as hardy, so Royal Lee will tend to go dormant or grow slowly over the winter months. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 5 - 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.5 and 7.8 as Royal Lee is a weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil loving plant.

Growing Royal Lee from seed

Transplanting Royal Lee

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Royal Lee is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Royal Lee

Royal Lee Patent Information

US Plant Patent # 12472 – Zaiger