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Kwanzan cherry in blossom.

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lakeshorecottage wrote:
Is this a yoshino cherry tree?
   Comment   April 24, 2011
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Michelle
Your question piqued my curiosity! So I did some research and I am pretty sure now that this is a Kwanzan cherry, for two main reasons: Its flowers are double, and the leaves come out before the blossoms.
Here are some close-up "shots" of its flowers, that I took some years ago. Our tree is probably 30 feet tall, now, and so hardy! A real beauty!
In contrast, the Yoshino cherry tree is almost white.
May 1, 2011 at 10:55am     
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Mark Rogers
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