Flower Database

Shuzenzi-kan-zakura

Basic information
Flower Name
Shuzenzi-kan-zakura
Formal Name
Cerasus × yedoensis 'akebono'
Alias
曙, sakura, America, amerika, 桜
Habitat
hybrids
Morph
deciduous broad-leaved tree
Comment
Sakura America ( scientific name :Cerasus × yedoensis 'Akebono') is a cherry garden cultivar and was produced and spread in California's farm in 1925. A single, pinkish flower blooms early in April. It is an interspecific hybrid of Edohigan and Yamazakura, {{Oshimazakura}}. In the United States, it is called "Akebono", however since Japan has cherry blossoms of the same name, it is called "America" in Japan.
Detailed information
Order
Rosales
Family
Rosaceae
Genus
Cerasus
Species
C.× yedoensis 'akebono'
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Corymb
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Color
Pink
Season
Apr
Height
900  ~ 1000  [cm]
Diameter
2.5  ~ 3.5