I just purchased a very small Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula'. Can I grow it in a container instead of planting it in the ground?
Growing Cherry Tree in Container
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Although most people prefer to grow dwarf trees in containers, you can still grow this variety in a pot. However, it will limit its overall size. Here is an article that you may find helpful (applies to a variety of fruit trees): https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/fegen/dwarf-fruit-trees-a-planting-guide-for-fruit-trees-in-containers.htm