April 18, 2022. Look at all those petals on these ‘Kiku-shidare-zakura’. They are named chrysanthemum flowers for good reason – they can have more than 100 petals on flowers that don’t get larger than 3.5cm across. “Shidare” in the name indicates that they’re weeping trees.

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‘Kiku-shidare-zakura’ in the Sunshine Coast neighbourhood, photo by Shirley Willard.
‘Kiku-shidare-zakura’ in the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood, photo by Anne Eng.

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