Portuguese Cherrylaurel Tree

Portuguese Cherrylaurel Tree

Portuguese Cherrylaurel Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Prunus lusitonica
Hardiness Zones:   7 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Bushy; rounded
Height:   10 to 20'
Weight:   10 to 12'
Leaf:   2.5 to 5" alternate, simple, glossy dark green leaves
Flower/Fruit:   .3 to .5" white fragrant flowers on 6 to 10" narrow racemes in summer; .3" cone shaped dark purple fruit
Comments:    --
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   --