Taxon: Prunus maackii Rupr.

Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 30033
Place of publication: Bull. Cl. Phys.-Math. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 15:361. 1857
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 11 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide HortSci 35:550. 2000; Dict Gard)
  • Gene sources: disease resistance for sweet cherry (probably through graft stock fide Acta Hort 190:153. 1990)
  • Gene sources: graft stock relative for sweet cherry (fide Temp Fruit Cr Breed 159. 2008)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of sour cherry (based on hybrids with a cultivar of Prunus cerasus fide Acta Hort 190:153. 1990)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning
    • Eastern Asia: Korea
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation Amur, Primorye

  • Cultivated


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Bortiri, E. et al. 2006. Phylogenetic analysis of morphology in Prunus reveals extensive homoplasy Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:53-71.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Forest Experimental Station, Korea Illustrated woody plants of Korea. (WPl Korea)
  • Hokanson, K. E. & M. R. Pooler 2000. Regeneration of ornamental cherry (Prunus) taxa from mature stored seed (HortScience) 35:550-570.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iezzoni, A. et al. 1990. Cherries (Prunus) Acta Hort. 190:111-173.
  • Iezzoni, A. F. 2008. Chapter 5. Cherries (Temp Fruit Cr Breed) 151-175.
  • Kitagawa, M. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. (F Manshur)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  • Lee, S. & J. Wen 2001. A phylogenetic analysis of Prunus and the Amygdaloideae (Rosaceae) using ITS sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA Amer. J. Bot. 88:150-160.
  • Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  • Ma, H. et al. 2009. Evaluation of flowering cherry species, hybrids, and cultivars using simple sequence repeat markers J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 134:435-444.
  • Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)


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