Also known as Prunus ‘Shogetsu’. Sometimes traded as Prunus ‘Shimidsu-Sakura’. One of the loveliest flowering cherries which grows into a small, broad-spreading tree with gracefully-arching branches. Mid to late-spring flowering. Pink buds open to double flowers of pale-pink, which fade to white, in pendulous clusters. Orange and red autumn leaves. Prunus ‘Shimizu-zakura’ (Flowering Cherry) grows to 4m (H) x 3m (W) in 10 years.