flowering cherry


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Noun1.flowering cherry - any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Prunus cultivated for their showy white or pink single or double blossomsflowering cherry - any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Prunus cultivated for their showy white or pink single or double blossoms
cherry tree, cherry - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
fuji, fuji cherry, Prunus incisa - shrubby Japanese cherry tree having pale pink blossoms
Japanese cherry, oriental cherry, Prunus serrulata, Japanese flowering cherry - ornamental tree with inedible fruits widely cultivated in many varieties for its white blossoms
Japanese flowering cherry, Prunus sieboldii - ornamental tree with inedible fruit widely cultivated in many varieties for its pink blossoms
Prunus subhirtella, rosebud cherry, winter flowering cherry - shrub or tree native to Japan cultivated as an ornamental for its rose-pink flowers
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Flowering cherry QA COUPLE of our Little Gem lettuces have run to seed.
My favourite is flowering cherry, with its double pink blossoms that cover our streets during late April and early May.
Up ahead, vivid against dark tree trunks, a flowering cherry blazed with white blossom.
The project involves a large number of big trees, including some 600 pound flowering Cherry trees, some Dogwood trees and numerous 12' tall Arborvitaes for a total of 16 trees.
For years, visitors to my garden who liked shade always gravitated to the seat under our flowering cherry, Prunus 'Shirotae'.
Dear Diarmuid, Leaves on one of the main branches of our 25-year-old flowering cherry tree started to discolour and fall last year and this year it has happened to the whole tree.
Kwanzan Japanese flowering cherry sports glossy bark that supports hanging clusters of 2-inch showy pink blooms.
More than 100 years ago, the Japanese government presented flowering cherry trees as a gift to the U.
org/cherryvote and allows all Americans to cast their vote for one of three finalists: the Yoshino, Kwanzan, or Autumn Flowering Cherry Tree.
Joint managing director Bob Livesey joined the town's mayor, Coun Rad Hare and the inhabitants of Tanners Yard to plant a flowering cherry - one of 50 trees donated to mark the 50th birthday of Egger's Austrian parent company.
For example, look at Prunus incisa Kojo no mai, a hardy dwarf flowering cherry with four seasons of interest.
000 Japanese Flowering Cherry Trees that border Branch Brook Park in downtown Newark, New Jersey.