Taxon  Report   8725    
Prunus serrulata  Lindl.
Japanese flowering cherry
Prunus serrulata
© 2002 University of California Museum of Paleontology
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Prunus serrulata, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Communities: escaped cultivar

Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Prunus serrulata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).