Flower Database

Edohigan

Basic information
Flower Name
Edohigan
Formal Name
Cerasus itosakura f. ascendens
Alias
江戸彼岸, Edihigan
Habitat
Japan
Morph
deciduous broad-leaved tall tree
Comment
Edohigan (scientific name: Cerasus itosakura f. Ascendens) is a deciduous broadleaf trees of cherry tree in the family Rosaceae " < i class = "linkify icon"> cherry .
Many trees with longevity exceeding 1000 years remain.
It begins to bloom around the spring equinox (March 21) ahead of the Somei-Yoshino cherry tree.
Flowers are white to light crimson, single.
There is a spherical bulge at the bottom of the calyx.
A typical cherry tree Yoshino cino ,
It is a gardening species which has been bred from this Oshimazakura and this species.
Detailed information
Order
Rosales
Family
Rosaceae
Genus
Cerasus
Species
C. itosakura f. ascendens
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Corymb
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Botanic garden Low mountain park
Color
Pink, White
Season
Mar
Height
1500  ~ 2500  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 4