Japanese flowering cherry

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Synonyms for Japanese flowering cherry

ornamental tree with inedible fruit widely cultivated in many varieties for its pink blossoms

ornamental tree with inedible fruits widely cultivated in many varieties for its white blossoms

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Selections that made the list include Louisville, Kentucky's dense parks and parkway canopy; a 60 by 70-foot Moreton Bay Fig (Ficus macrophyllia) that marks the spot of the first Buddhist temple in Los Angeles; a 150-acre old growth tree farm in the center of the Colorado plains; and the more than 4.000 Japanese Flowering Cherry Trees that border Branch Brook Park in downtown Newark, New Jersey.
For Racing Towards Hardness is a Kind of Softness and The Gentlest Gesture (both 2008), Robb grew crystals on Sakura branches from the Japanese flowering cherry tree.
I would have preferred something cheaper and pleasing to look at - eg 50 different coloured rose bushes or a dozen Japanese flowering cherry trees costing less than pounds 200 and requiring almost no maintenance.
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