Species and varieties in the National Collection of Flowering Cherries at

Keele University

Prunus 'Matsumae-hana-kagoto'

(Sato-zakura Group)

Prunus 'Matsumae-hana-kagoto'

Prunus 'Matsumae-hana-kagoto'

Raised/selected by Masatoshi Asari in Hokkaido, Northern Japan.   Medium-sized single pink flowers, whitish with a purple eye, flowering early. With time forms a vigorous large spreading tree.

Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit 2012.


  • One by Church Plantation flats; square H7; compartment 70; tag 4170. Planted  in 2011.