Prunus serrulata 'Kiku-shidare'. Photo by Rebecca Bullene.

Prunus serrulata ‘Kiku-shidare’

About Prunus serrulata 'Kiku-shidare'

This compact cherry tree has arched, drooping branches and produces large, densely double rose-pink flowers, each with 50 or more petals. Aptly named 'Kiku-shidare' (“cascading chrysanthemum”), it is also called Cheal’s weeping cherry.

Stages of Bloom

Kiku-shidare Pre Bloom Kiku-shidare First Bloom Kiku-shidare First Bloom Kiku-shidare Post Bloom
Pre Bloom First Bloom Peak Bloom Post Peak

Location at BBG

Cherry Cultivars Area

Hours

Tuesday–Friday:
8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Mondays

Members’ Summer Evenings: Wednesdays, 6–8:30 p.m.

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Members Free
Adults $12
Seniors (65 and over) $6
Students with a valid ID $6
Children under 12 Free

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150 Eastern Parkway
455 Flatbush Avenue
990 Washington Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225

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