Tokyo Cherry, Yoshino Cherry Prunus yedoensis - Cerasus yedoensis

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Prunus yedoensis

Family:

Rosaceae

Genus:

Prunus

Species:

yedoensis

Common Name:

Tokyo Cherry, Yoshino Cherry

Seeds Per Pound:
4,980
Quantity:
0.76 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
9
Germination:
83%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
15-30ft
Collection Locale:
Japan
Crop Year:
2020
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 0.76 lb
Prices
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$8.95
1 oz
$29.95
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 -120 days.
Germination: sow1 deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* It occurs as a natural or artificial hybrid in Japan and is now one of the most popular and widely planted cultivated flowering cherries (sakura) in temperate climates worldwide. It is a clone from a single tree and propagated by grafting to all over the world.
* The Yoshino cherry was introduced to Europe and North America in 1902. The National Cherry Blossom Festival is a spring celebration in Washington, D.C., commemorating the 1912 gift of Japanese cherry trees from Tokyo to the city of Washington
* The flowers emerge before the leaves in early spring; they are fragrant, 3 to 3.5 centimetres (1.2–1.4 in) in diameter, with five white or pale pink petals. The flowers grow in clusters of five or six together. more...