Carolina Cherry Laurel - Prunus Caroliniana

 
FAMILY - Rosaceae
CULTURE - Sun or part shade
FLOWER - White, 2-5 inches in early spring
FOLIAGE - Glossy green, alternate 2-4 inches long
FORM - Rounded
FRUIT - Black up to 1/2 inch long in fall
GROWTH RATE - Rapid
HARDINESS - Hardy throughout state
MOISTURE - Medium
PRUNING - As required
SIZE - Grows 15-30 feet, spread 15-20 feet
SOIL - Well drained and medium fertility
TEXTURE - Medium

USE - Hedge, windbreak, or specimen