Cherry var. Usuzumi

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Cherry var. Usuzumi/ ウスズミ

学名/ Botanical name : Cerasus serrulata ‘Nigrescens’

シノニム/ Synonym : Prunus serrulata ‘Nigrescens’

English common name :  Cherry var. Usuzumi

日本名 和名: ウスズミ 薄墨

原産地/ Original : Japan

もと東京の荒川堤で栽培されていた品種で、大型の苞をもち、白色の一重で白雪に似ていますが、花弁の形や葉などが異なっています。 またマメザクラの影響も受けていると言われる芝山と同じ系統も花の中心部の赤色が濃くやや黒っぽいものが薄墨と呼ばれるものがあり、区別が難しい品種です。

The flower is single white with large sepal and looks similar to “Shirayuki” but shape of petal or leaf is a little bit different, it used be planted on Arakawa tstsumi (arakawa river bank).

The flower is single white with large sepal and looks similar to “Shirayuki” but shape of petal or leaf is a little bit different, it used be planted on Arakawa tstsumi (arakawa river bank).And it is also some other varieties cetenter of petals looks dark and blackish varieties llike Shibayama called Usuzumi, and to distingush thse varieties is difficult.

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prunus_serrulata

ウィキペデイア:https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E3%82%B5%E3%83%88%E3%82%B6%E3%82%AF%E3%83%A9

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