Landgarten von Jutta und Michael Bongers am Niederrhein

Japanese flowering cherry

Japanese flowering cherry belongs to the most prettiest flowering shrubs in a garden. Some types starts already in march to flower and please not only us with their brightness. They are also  for bees and bumblebees  a preferred place for their search for nectar in the begin of the year. Even a peacock visited the flowers looking for nectar.

We have different varieties of this early flowering shrubs in our garden:


  • Prunus incisa „ Kojou no mai „
  • Prunus incisa „ Cunera „
  • Prunus kurilensis „ Ruby „
  • Prunus kurilensis „ Brilliant „
  • Prunus subhirtella „ Autumnalis Rosea „