Yamazakura

Prunus jamasakura

  • Yamazakura
  • Yamazakura
  • Yamazakura
  • Yamazakura
  • Flower name
    Yamazakura
  • Scientific name
    Prunus jamasakura
  • Alias山桜, 桜
  • Place of originTaiwan, Korea and Japan
  • Place of floweringLow mountains
  • Flowering seasonApril

What is Yamazakura

Yamazakura , scientific name:Prunus jamasakura, is a deciduous tree of the Cerasus genus , Rosaceae department native to Taiwan, Korea and Japan. It is a cherry tree that grows naturally in the wild. Flower color is a species of cherry blossoms bloom a multitude of flowers of white or light pink Singlet. So come into leaf and flower at the same time also called cherry. Leaves and bark are tinged with red. Many horticultural varieties are made from this species and the cherry blossoms is one of them. The flowering species are horticultural varieties of cherry blossoms bloom in spring.

Generic name: Yamazakura, scientific name:Prunus jamasakura, other name:Japanese mountain cherry, origin:Taiwan, Korea and Japan, Habitat: Honshu-Shikoku, Kyushu, environment: wild, living type: deciduous trees, Height: ~ 30 m, bark color: purplish-brown, monoplane, leaves obovate, leaf edges serrated with, petiole: red leaf color: leaves are reddish-brown flowers: corymbs, petal colors: white, light pink, flower diameter: 3-3.5 cm, fruit shape: spherical, fruiting period: from May to June, fruit color: dark purple, seed shape: oval-shaped, seed size:0.7cm, applications: Park trees, street trees, building materials, utensils, sculpture, leather crafted.


  • Eye
    Rosales
  • Family
    Rosaceae
  • Genus
    Cerasus
  • Species
    C. jamasakura
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Corymbose inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Five-petal
  • Leaf type
    Inverted ovoid
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeDeciduous tree
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height500.0 ~ 3000.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower3.0 ~ 3.5 cm

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