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Rhaphiolepis indica (L.) Lindl. var. umbellata (Thunb.) H.OhashiFamily: Rosaceae
English: Yeddo hawthorn [Wikipedia]
Japanese: シャリンバイ (車輪梅) [Sharinbai]
These large shrubs or small trees are abundant near the coasts and around the towns. They are often used in landscaping as low-maintenance wind-breaks. I don't know why, but my canine friend likes to eat the hard, black berries.
米倉浩司・梶田忠 (2003-) 「BG Plants 和名－学名インデックス」（YList），http://ylist.info（ 2019年8月14日）