Species and varieties in the National Collection of Flowering Cherries at

Keele University

Prunus 'Saladin'

Prunus 'Saladin'

Prunus 'Saladin' - selected and grown by M. André Charlier at the Arboretum Rond Chêne in E. Belgium. This cherry is named after the great c.12 Saracen leader Saladin - first sultan of Egypt and Syria. Serrulata type. Small pale pink single flowers. Emergent leaves are bronze coloured.


  • One between Church Plantation and the running track; square H6; compartment 56J; tag 4310. Planted in 2017.