Tree Selection

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Kaz Abey and Jim Horner traveled nearly 700 miles to Forest Grove, Oregon to select the field grown cherry trees. Prunus Yedoensis "Akebono", a tree with a single, light pink or nearly white blossoms, with graceful branches.

The trees were in bloom with trunk sizes of 2.5-inches to 3-inches caliper measure, 12-feet from the ground. Forty trees were tagged to insure available for planting in November 2012.