Cherry var. Shiogama

Cerasus serrulata ‘Shiogama’/ Cherry var. Shiogama/ シオガマ

学名/ Botanical name : Cerasus serrulata ‘Shiogama’

シノニム/ Synonym : Cerasus lannesiana ‘Shiogama’, Prunus serrulata ‘Shiogama’ 

英名/ English common name :  Cherry var. Shiogama

日本名 和名/ Japanese common name : シオガマ  塩釜

原産地/ Original : Japan


The original tree is located in the precincts of Shiogama Shrine in Miyagi Prefecture, and the shrine’s crest is also based on this cherry blossom. This name is presumed to be a long-known variety because the name were found some old books published in Edo era.




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