Species and varieties in the National Collection of Flowering Cherries at

Keele University

Prunus x subhirtella 'Fukubana'

Prunus x subhirtella 'Fukubana'

Introduced by Collingwood Ingram in 1927 from California. It produces a profusion of semi-double pink flowers with deeply-notched petals carried in clusters along the branch. The leaves turn red and yellow in the autumn. Flowers mid-March to April. Will grow to 25ft with a crown on 20ft.


  • Memorial Garden; compartment 24; square K11; Tag 4250. Planted in 2012.