Compact Carolina Cherry Laurel

Prunus caroliniana 'Compacta'

Sturdy and very compact. Takes well to shearing and easily managed. Holds up well to drought, wind and heat. Beware as white flowers lead to potentially very messy and toxic small fruit.

  • Light Needs: full sun, part shade
  • Water Needs: low
  • Height: 10 ft
  • Width: 8 ft
  • Season of Interest: year-round
  • Flower Color: white
  • Characteristics: easy care, evergreen, waterwise