Chinese bush cherry
About Chinese bush cherry
Chinese bush cherry is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Chinese bush cherry likes soil that is good at retaining moisture. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Chinese bush cherry belongs to the Prunus genus, and is native to Central and Southern China to Korea.
⚠️ Chinese bush cherry is not safe to consume. If you, a family member, or a pet has ingested any amount of plant material contact Poison Control, US (800) 222-1222, or your veterinarian. If you have children, cats, or dogs in the home, we suggest keeping this plant out of reach.
Also known as
Chinese bush cherry, Chinese plum and dwarf flowering almond
How to care for Chinese bush cherry
Chinese bush cherry needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Chinese bush cherry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Chinese bush cherry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Chinese bush cherry in your home 🏡.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Chinese bush cherry after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.