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Yoshino Cherry

Prunus Yedoensis

Trail Number:
T21

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Description

Family:
Rosaceae

Foliage:
Leaves alternate, simple, doubly toothed, 2.5 to 3.5 inches long and 1.5 to 2.5 inches wide with a rounded base and a slender point

Native Locale:
Japan

Mature Height:
20 to 50 feet

Mature Width:
25 feet

Hardiness Zones:
Zone 5 to 8

Soil Preference:
n/a

Growth Habit:
n/a

Rate of Growth:
Fast

Disease and Insect:
n/a

Landscape Value:
n/a

Additional Notes:

  • Fragrant pink or white flowers, March-April. Rounded, shining black fruits. Yellowish fall color
  • This is the famous cherry that grows in Washington D.C.

Photos

Summer '08 - Yoshino CherrySummer '08 Leaf - Yoshino Cherry