Prunus 'Shibayama' at Cathays Cemetery

Prunus 'Shibayama' 0

Prunus 'Shibayama'
early April 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' 1

Prunus 'Shibayama'
mid June 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' 2

Prunus 'Shibayama'
early November 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' 3

Prunus 'Shibayama'
mid November 2021

Grid reference ST 18289 78629
Common name Cherry 'Shibayama'
Origin Garden origin
Deciduous Yes
Status Wales Champion 2021
Map section -
Height 9M May 2021
Girth 78cm May 2021
Reference 670

This tree is just inside the Fairoak Road entrance to the cemetery on the right hand side.

By mid April 2021 the flower petals had dropped. By mid June the cherries were mostly deep red and typically 9mm diameter.

Prunus 'Shibayama' bark

Prunus 'Shibayama' bark
early April 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' flower1

Prunus 'Shibayama' flowers & emerging leaves
early April 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' flower2

Prunus 'Shibayama' flowers
early April 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' flower3

Prunus 'Shibayama' flowers
early April 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' leaf1

Prunus 'Shibayama' leaves
early/mid June 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' fruit1

Prunus 'Shibayama' early fruit
early/mid June 2021

Prunus 'Shibayama' fruit2

Prunus 'Shibayama' ripe fruit
early/mid June 2021