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I have planted a wild cherry to replace the photinia with fereblight. How much watering does it need early on?

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I had put in the photinia after a pyracanthus got fire blight. I now know how silly that was. Many of you advised a cherry tree which I have followed.



Get it out immediately - Prunus belong to the Rosacea family - it will get fireblight. I don't know who advised you that it would be okay, but it isn't.
Just checked back - I can't find a record of anyone recommending a cherry tree in the answers to your earlier question. Unless they did it via private message.

23 Jul, 2009


And to answer the water question once you've moved it the tree will need a lot of water!

23 Jul, 2009

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