Higan Cherry trees, more commonly know as Cherry Willows, grow 20 to 30 feet tall and can spread 15 to 30 feet wide. This is a fast growing tree that does not have an invasive root structure. The crown of the tree "weeps," providing a large shade umbrella.
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