Red Bay -Persea borbonia

Red Bay -Persea borbonia

Medium evergreen tree that can reach 35+ ft in inland locations. Grows in elevated coastal areas and well drained hammocks. Sun or partial shade, light salt, and drought tolerant. Grows in Zones 7+. Commonly identified by blue fruit that resembles large blue berries and glossy, green bay leaves. Wildlife and wildfowl value.

Plant Characteristics:

Drought/Sun/Salt Tolerance * Coastal * Attractive Leaves * Berries * Wildlife