Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1917

Tree
Perennial

Non-native: east Asia
Documented growing wild in - - -

Look for it in suburban woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
Pink/White
Radially symmetrical
5 united sepals
5 petals
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Black
Drupe

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Prunus Xyedoensis   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Prunus Xyedoensis [subhirtella X speciosa]   FAMILY Rosaceae

Prunus yedoensis

 

COMMON NAME:
Yoshino Cherry