Prunus x yedoensis 'Akebono' - Akebono (Daybreak) Cherry

Prunus × yedoensis 'Akebono'

Akebono Daybreak Cherry

Categories: Tree

Akebono Cherry is a medium sized tree with a stiff, upright-spreading habit, eventually becoming umbrella shaped.  Flowers are double pink and fragrant.  Dark green glossy leaves emerage as flowers fade.  Fall color is yellow to orange.  Specimen or border plant.

We offer Akebono 1" to 1 1/2" caliper, 6' tall in a 15 gallon container.

More About Prunus × yedoensis 'Akebono'

  • Single specimen.
  • Group planting.
  • Along driveways.

Akebono Daybreak Cherry Growing and Maintenance Tips

Fertilize in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins.


25 Feet


40 Feet

Hardiness Zone:


Prunus × yedoensis 'Akebono' Characteristics


  • Full Sun

Soil Moisture

  • Average Water


  • Fall Color
  • Focal Point


  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Fall

Genus Overview: Prunus (Flowering)