Taxon: Prunus yedoensis Matsum.

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 30157
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 15:100. 1901
Link to protologue:
Comment: this species is distinct and different than cultivated hybrids from Japan
Typification:
Name Verified on: 24-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Jan-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 30 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Potomac cherry  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Tokyo cherry  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Yoshino cherry  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • cerisier Yoshino  (Source: Zander ed17) - French
  • Tokiokirsche  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • Yoshinokirsche  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • dong jing ying hua  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Krussmann)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea, South [Cheju]


    Cultivated



    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea


References:

  1. Cho, M.-S. et al. 2014. Molecular and morphological data revealed hybrid origin of wild Prunus yedoensis (Rosaceae) from Jeju Island, Korea: Implications for the origin of the flowering cherry Amer. J. Bot. 101:1976-1986.
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  3. Forest Experimental Station, Korea Illustrated woody plants of Korea. (WPl Korea)
  4. Harn, C. et al. 1977. Studies on the origin of Prunus yedoensis Matsumura. I. A comparative electrophoretic study on wild P. subhirtella in Mt. Hanla, cultivated P. yedoensis and P. donarium Korean J. Bot. 20:1-5.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Iezzoni, A. et al. 1990. Cherries (Prunus) Acta Hort. 190:111-173.
  7. Iketani, H. et al. 2007. Analyses of clonal status in 'Somei-yoshino' and confirmation of geneaogical record in other cultivars of Prunus ×yedoensis by microsatellite markers Breed. Sci. 57:1-6.
  8. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  9. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2 Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). (F Chiangsu)
  10. Kim, C.-S. 1998. Distribution and taxonomic study of Prunus yedoensis Matsumura (Rosaceae) (Ph.D.) (Cheju National University, Korea) 130 pp.
  11. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  13. 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.
  14. Ohta, S. et al. 2006. Genetic characterization of flowering cherries (Prunus subgenus Cerasus) using rpl16-rpl14 spacer sequences of chloroplast DNA J. Jap. Soc. Hort. Sci. 75:72-78.
  15. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  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. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  19. Roh, M. S. et al. 2007. Characterization of wild Prunus yedoensis analyzed by inter-simple sequence repeat and chloroplast DNA Sci. Hort. 114:121-128.
  20. Roh, M. S. et al. 2015. Corrigendum to "Characterization of wild Prunus yedoensis analyzed by inter-simple sequence repeat and chloroplast DNA" [Sci. Hortic. (2007) 121-128] Sci. Hort. 190:211.
  21. Rohrer, J. R. 2011. Prunus (Rosaceae) (F NAmer) 9: in press.
  22. Tanaka, R. & K. Oginuma 1975. Karyological study in Prunus × yedoensis Chromosome Inform. Serv. 19:13-15.
  23. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  24. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Prunus yedoensis Matsum. :


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?id=30157. Accessed 25 May 2018.