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Prunus avium Plena

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  • Classifier
  • Scientific Name
    Prunus avium Plena L.
  • Classification
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Subname
    Plena
  • Species
  • Specimen Category
  • Storage Method
  • Field Collection Place
  • Locality Description
    New Zealand, North Island, Gisborne Land District, Eastwoodhill Arboretum, F8, beneath Gum Ridge, to right of exit driveway
  • Field Collection Date
    13 Oct 1999
  • Field Collection Notes
    Med-tall two trunked tree, spreading branches. Ht ca 14m. DBH 17.5cm, 28.5cm. Bark grey, split. Flowers pure white, double, hanging in clusters beneath branches, 3-4 flowers/cluster, and many clusters at branch tips. Petals white, several layers, cupped slightly, opening out nearly flat. Pure white stamens, cream [to] gold anthers. Faintly scented. New lvs glossy bright green, petioles deep purple-red.
    Sunny, sheltered open forest situation. Sheltered.
    Double Flowered Gean.
    Ex Eastwoodhill Arboretum, "EWH" 1285, received Sept 2018
    Specimen over two sheets A&B
  • Field Collector
  • Field Collection latitude/longitude
    -38.56242, 177.71972 (± 50 m)
    177.71972, 177.71972 (± 50 m)

  • Last Update
    27 May 2019

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