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Taxon: Prunus serrulata Lindl.

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 30103
Place of publication: Trans. Hort. Soc. London 7:238. 1828 ("1830")
Link to protologue:
Comment: date of publication from K. Gandhi (pers. comm. via e-mail on 11 Jul 2012)
Name Verified on: 17-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Jul-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 416 (5 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Japanese cherry  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • Oriental cherry  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • cerisier des collines  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • Grannenkirsche  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • japanische Blütenkirsche  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • japanskt prydnadskörsbär  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • shan ying hua  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: wood (timber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Guizhou, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Liaoning, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, North, Korea, South


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Bortiri, E. et al. 2001. Phylogeny and systematics of Prunus (Rosaceae) as determined by sequence analysis of ITS and the chloroplast trnL-trnF spacer DNA Syst. Bot. 26:797-807.
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  5. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  6. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  8. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  9. Forest Experimental Station, Korea Illustrated woody plants of Korea. (WPl Korea)
  10. Ghora, C. & G. Panigrahi 1984. Rosaceae: genus Prunus (Fasc F India) 18:25.
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Iezzoni, A. et al. 1991. Cherries (Prunus) Acta Hort. 190:111-173.
  13. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2 Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). (F Chiangsu)
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  15. Pandey, A. et al. 2008. Genetic resources of Prunus (Rosaceae) in India Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 55:91-104.
  16. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  18. Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. (F LowYangtze)
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  20. Yu, T. T. 1979. Taxonomy of Chinese pomology 67.

Check other web resources for Prunus serrulata Lindl. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?30103. Accessed 11 December 2018.