Prunus × yedoensis
yoshino flowering cherry

Rosaceae (Rose family)
Japan

Flowering cherries are found at the entrance to the Humanities Center on Santa Teresa Street (1952); between Forsythe Hall and Parking Structure 2; and in the Citrus Court behind the northeast corner of the Main Quad. Variety ‘Akebono’ is in White Plaza at the Braun Music Center and by the pond in the Amy Blue Garden.

About this Entry: The main text of this entry is from the book Trees of Stanford and Environs, by Ronald Bracewell, published 2005.