Prunus tomentosa Thunb., J. A. Murray, Syst. veg. ed. 14:464. 1784 May-Jun (Fl. jap. 203. 1784 Aug) (syn: Amygdalus tomentosa K.Koch; Armeniaca tomentosa hort.; Armeniaca trichocarpa M. Roem.; Cerasus tomentosa (Thunb.) Wall.; Cerasus tomentosa (Thunb.) Yas.Endo (ambiguous synonym); Cerasus tomentosa Wall. ex Baker (ambiguous synonym); Cerasus tomentosa var. pendula B. Y. Feng & S. M. Xie; Microcerasus tomentosa (Thunb.) Eremin & Juschev; Prunus batalinii (C.K. Schneid.) Koehne; Prunus cinerascens Franch.; Prunus tomentosa var. batalinii C.K. Schneid.; Prunus tomentosa var. breviflora Koehne; Prunus tomentosa var. endotricha Koehne; Prunus tomentosa var. heteromera Koehne; Prunus tomentosa var. insularis Koehne; Prunus tomentosa var. kashkarovii Koehne; Prunus tomentosa var. souliei Koehne; Prunus tomentosa var. trichocarpa (Bunge) Koehne; Prunus tomentosa var. tsuluensis Koehne; Prunus trichocarpa Bunge); 
China (Gansu, Guizhou, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei
Mongol, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan), Tibet,
Northern Caucasus, Transcaucasus, Russian Far East, Japan, Kazakhstan (I),
Tajikistan (I), Pakistani Kashmir (Baltistan), Jammu & Kashmir (Ladakh,
Kashmir),
USA (I) (Iowa (I), Illinois (I), Maryland (I), Michigan (I), Minnesota
(I), Montana (I), Ohio (I), Pennsylvania (I), South Dakota (I), Utah (I)),
Canada (I) (Ontario (I), Saskatchewan (I)), Ukraine (I), Korea (I), Estonia (I)
as per Catalogue of Life;
 


 

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Downy cherry, Korean cherry, Nankin cherry
Small shrub or tree with leaves tomentose beneath, and cherry; like fruits. Common in Dachhigam sanctuary.


  
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