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Carolina laurelcherry
Prunus caroliniana
Rosaceae
 
Availability: Available at Indian Trails Native Nursery in Lake Worth (561-641-9488).

Dimensions: 30-40 feet

Plant Map Map of select IRC data from peninsular Florida.

 Map of suggested ZIP codes north to Indian River and Manatee counties.

Salt Water Tolerance: Low; does not tolerate long-term flooding by salt or brackish water.

Salt Wind Tolerance: Moderate; grows near salt water, but is protected from direct salt spray by other vegetation.

Light Requirements: Full sun

Wildlife and Ecology: Provides significant food and cover for wildlife.

Comments: For a digitized image of Elbert Little's Florida range map, visit the Exploring Florida website. We are currently adding data for this species. If you would like to contribute to the development of this species account, please contact George Gann via the IRC staff page.



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