|Grid reference||ST 17671 77077|
|Common name||Cherry 'Fudan-zakura'|
|Alternative name||P. serrulata f. semperflorens|
|Status||Wales Champion 2018|
|Height||5.5M January 2018|
|Girth||114cm @ 0.1M January 2018|
This tree is on the south edge of the Sunken Lawn. In January 2018, typical flowers measured 2.5 cms across.
General tree description
Prunus 'Fudan Zakura' is a small, spreading tree with grey bark, large, ovate leaves and large (4cm across), white, single, cup-shaped flowers. The leaves open coppery-red, are green through the summer and turn yellow-orange in autumn. The flowers open in early spring before the leaves, and the pink flower buds may appear in mild weather during late autumn and winter.