EPPO Global Database

Prunus apetala(PRNAP)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PRNAP
  • Preferred name: Prunus apetala
  • Authority: (Siebold & Zuccarini) Franchet & Savatier


Japan. An endemic mountain cherry which is  a parent of the well known cv. Takasago. 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cerasus apetala (Siebold & Zuccarini) Ohle

Common names
Name Language
clove cherry English
チョウジザクラ Japanese
chôji-zakurao Japanese
сёдзи–дзакура Russian