Prunus 'Benden' #1 at Cathays Cemetery

Prunus 'Benden' 0

Prunus 'Benden'
mid April 2021

Prunus 'Benden' 1

Prunus 'Benden'
mid May 2021

Grid reference ST 18091 78479
Common name Cherry 'Benden'
Origin Garden origin
Deciduous Yes
Status Wales Champion 2021
Map section U
Height 7M May 2021
Girth 153cm @ 1M May 2021
Reference 713

This tree is the more northerly of two Cherries on the east side of the first path junction heading south from the chapels.

Flowers typically had five petals and a diameter of 4cm. Flower stalks were 2 to 2.5cm. The petals had fallen by mid April.

Prunus 'Benden' bark

Prunus 'Benden' bark
mid April 2021

Prunus 'Benden' foliage

Prunus 'Benden' spring foliage
late March 2021

Prunus 'Benden' flower1

Prunus 'Benden' flowers
late March 2021

Prunus 'Benden' flower2

Prunus 'Benden' flowers
late March 2021

Prunus 'Benden' flower3

Prunus 'Benden' flowers
late March 2021

Prunus 'Benden' foliage2

Prunus 'Benden' leaves and new fruit
early May 2021

Prunus 'Benden' fruit1

Prunus 'Benden' fruit
early June 2021