Prunus caroliniana

Prunus caroliniana
Prunus caroliniana
Prunus caroliniana

Plant type

ShrubsSmall tree

Common name
Lauro americano


Family
Rosaceae


Tag

    Habitus

  • Shrubs
  • Small tree

    Sun Exposition

  • Sun

    Leaf Persistance

  • Evergreen

    Flower Colour

  • White

    Flowering Period

  • 04-April
  • 03-March

    Climatic Zone

  • 7

    Continent of Origin

  • Nord America

Origin: North America

Botanical characteristics: It is a fast-growing compact evergreen shrub, having reddish-green leaves first and then deep green. It bears small white flowers in late winter, which are fragrant and clustered in panicles.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It can adapt to different type of soils.

Use: It is mainly used for formal hedges, but also for the mixed ones.