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Japanese flowering cherry trees

A sub-group of flowering cherries, originating from Japan, noted for their exceptional blossom displays.

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    Amanogawa

    Prunus serrulata
    Amanogawa japanese flowering cherry tree
    A popular columnar flowering cherry, also known as the Flagpole Cherry.
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Growth habit: Columnar / Fastigiate
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Beni-yutaka

    Prunus
    Beni-yutaka japanese flowering cherry tree
    Beni-yutaka is a pink blossom tree, which also features attractive red autumnal leaves.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Candy Floss

    Prunus
    Candy Floss japanese flowering cherry tree
    A Japanese flowering cherry, notable for its large pink double flowers.
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    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Chocolate Ice

    Prunus
    Chocolate Ice japanese flowering cherry tree
    Named after the copper-brown colour of the young leaves which contrast with the large white flowers.
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    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Columnaris

    Prunus sargentii
    Columnaris japanese flowering cherry tree
    A more erect form of Sargent's cherry, and with more dramatic autumn colours.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Flowering month: March
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Daikoku

    Prunus
    Daikoku japanese flowering cherry tree
    Daikoku is one of the less well-known Japanese blossom trees, but features pretty pink - white blossom.
    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
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    Fugenzo

    Prunus
    Fugenzo japanese flowering cherry tree
    A traditional double-flowered Japanese flowering cherry.
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    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
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    Gyoiko

    Prunus
    Gyoiko japanese flowering cherry tree
    Gyoiko is a pleasing Japanese flowering cherry tree, featuring unusual cream-coloured blossom.
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower colour: Cream
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Hanagasa Pink Parasol

    Prunus
    Hanagasa Pink Parasol japanese flowering cherry tree
    A modern Japanese flowering cherry, also known as Pink Parasol, which features large double-flower pink blossom.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
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    Hokusai

    Prunus
    Hokusai japanese flowering cherry tree
    Hokusai is a traditional Japanese pink blossom cherry tree.
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    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Horinji

    Prunus
    Horinji japanese flowering cherry tree
    A small upright flowering cherry tree with large pink-tinted white blossom.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Green
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Ichiyo

    Prunus
    Ichiyo japanese flowering cherry tree
    An attractive medium-sized Japanese cherry blossom tree, with classic double shell pink flowers.
    • Flower colour: Pink - light
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Kanzan

    Prunus
    Kanzan japanese flowering cherry tree
    Kanzan (or Kwanzan) is one of the most popular Japanese flowering cherries, well-suited to the UK climate.
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    • Growth habit: Upright
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Kiku-shidare-zakura

    Prunus
    Kiku-shidare-zakura japanese flowering cherry tree
    This is the classic Japanese weeping pink cherry blossom tree (sometimes known as Cheal's Weeping Cherry).
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    • Growth habit: Weeping
    • Flower colour: Pink - dark
    • Flowering month: April
    • Height after 10 years: 1.5m-2.5m / 5ft-8ft
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Chrysanthemum flower (100+ petals)
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    Little Pink Perfection

    Prunus
    Little Pink Perfection japanese flowering cherry tree
    Little Pink Perfection is a dwarf form of Pink Perfection, ideal for patio containers and small spaces.
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    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: Up to 1.5m / 5ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Pink Perfection

    Prunus
    Pink Perfection japanese flowering cherry tree
    The definitive pink blossom tree, offers a long-lasting display of pink double flowers.
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    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
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    Prunus sargentii

    Prunus sargentii
    Prunus sargentii japanese flowering cherry tree
    Sargent's Cherry is an impressive ornamental cherry, scoring highly for blossom, autumn colour, and its attractive form.
    • Flower colour: Pink
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Shirofugen

    Prunus serrulata
    Shirofugen japanese flowering cherry tree
    Shirofugen is a traditional Japanese flowering cherry with large double-white flowers.
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    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
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    Shirotae

    Prunus serrulata
    Shirotae japanese flowering cherry tree
    Prunus Shirotae features large single or semi-double fragrant white flowers, and is perhaps the most beautiful of the white-flowered Japanese cherries.
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    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
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    Shizuka - Fragrant Cloud

    Prunus
    Shizuka - Fragrant Cloud japanese flowering cherry tree
    A Japanese flowering cherry with large fragrant bright white blossom, and strong autumn colours.
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    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
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    Shogetsu - Blushing Bride

    Prunus
    One of the loveliest of the white-blossom Japanese flowering cherries.
    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: May
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow / Crimson
    • Flower form: Double flower (25-50 petals)
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    Sunset Boulevard

    Prunus
    A large flowering cherry tree with a distinctive columnar form, and large single white flowers.
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Green
    • Growth habit: Columnar / Fastigiate
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
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    Tai-haku

    Prunus serrulata
    Tai-haku japanese flowering cherry tree
    A traditional Japanese flowering cherry, known as the "Great White Cherry" and notable for its very large single white flowers.
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    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Flower colour: White
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Gold
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    Ukon

    Prunus
    Ukon japanese flowering cherry tree
    A very attractive Japanese blossom tree, with unique cream-coloured flowers.
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    • Growth habit: Spreading
    • Height after 10 years: 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
    • Flowering month: April
    • Flowering month: May
    • Flower colour: Cream
    • Leaf colour - autumn: Multiple tints
    • Flower form: Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)


How to choose Japanese flowering cherry trees

Flowering cherry trees have been revered in Japan for centuries, and the varieties in this category are ones which originate from Japan or are from species of flowering cherry which are traditionally grown in Japan.