- Flower name'Kankobai'
- Scientific namePrunus mume 'Kankobai'
- Alias梅, ウメ, ume, Prunus mume, カンコウバイ, 寒紅梅
- Place of originChina (cultivated kind)
- Place of floweringGarden, Orchard, Botanical Gardens, Park, Horticultural species, Bonsai
- Flowering seasonFebruary
What is 'Kankobai'
'Kankobai' (scientific name: Prunus mume 'Kankobai') is a cultivar of the deciduous small tree "">Prunus mume" in the family Rosaceae. Hanaume- Hibai-kei - Koubai-sho. , dark red, single/double-petaled, medium-flowered, early blooming (mid to late February). The tree is upright and of normal vigor. The flower color is not as scarlet as the scarlet-plum type, but more of a bright pink.
Common name: Prunus mume 'Kankobai', scientific name: Prunus mume 'Kankobai', flower color: dark red, medium sized (flower diameter: 2 to 2.5 cm), tree form: upright, vigor: normal, petal shape: oblong, flower color: dark red (not scarlet), flowering time: mid to late February, early blooming.