Species and varieties in the National Collection of Flowering Cherries at

Keele University

Prunus 'Matsumae-beni-murasaki'

(Sato-zakura Group)

Prunus 'Matsumae-beni-murasaki'

Fragrant huge pink semi-double flowers turning light pink and white. It is an upright to spreading tree with toothed, mid-green leaves, bronze in spring and turning orange and red in autumn.


  • One by Church Plantation flats ; square H7; compartment 70; tag 4163. Planted in 2011.