Trees by Genus

Genus 'Prunus'

Previous  7/38  Next

Prunus 'Accolade'
Prunus 'Amanogawa'
Prunus americana
Prunus armeniaca
Prunus avium
Prunus avium cv. 'Plena'
Prunus cerasifera
Prunus cerasifera cv. 'Pissardii'
Prunus domestica
Prunus dulcis
Prunus 'Hillieri'
Prunus 'Hokusai'
Prunus ilicifolia
Prunus 'Kanzan'
Prunus laurocerasus
Prunus lusitanica
Prunus maackii
Prunus mahaleb
Prunus 'Mikurama-gaeshi'
Prunus padus
Prunus padus cv. 'Plena'
Prunus padus cv. 'Watereri'
Prunus pensylvanica
Prunus persica
Prunus 'Pink Perfection'
Prunus sargentii
Prunus serotina
Prunus serrula
Prunus serrulata
Prunus 'Shirofugen'
Prunus 'Shirotae'
Prunus spinosa
Prunus subhirtella
Prunus subhirtella 'Autumnalis'
Prunus 'Tai-Haku'
Prunus 'Ukon'
Prunus virginiana
Prunus x yedoensis

Prunus cerasifera (Cherry Plum)

Prunus cerasifera

Also known as: Myrobalan Plum

Native: Balkans

Location: Cultivated in Europe for its fruits, found in Britain in hedgerows and by roads.


Leaves are deep glossy green above, paler beneath with a pinkish grooved stem.


Prunus cerasifera

Flowers are 2cm and open in early March before Sloe (Prunus spinosa) with which it is often confused.


No sample available

Fruits are about 2.5cm across, ripening yellow to red in late summer.