Calflora
Taxon  Report   9205    
Prunus caroliniana  (Mill.) Aiton
Carolina laurelcherry
Prunus caroliniana
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Prunus caroliniana, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Prunus caroliniana
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Laurocerasus caroliniana
More information about  Prunus caroliniana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PRCA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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