YBN Logo

YBN Logo
Home
Newsletter
Events
Plant Collection
Plants By Color
Availability List
Plant Search
Plant Delivery
Gardening Help
Design Service
Directions
Contact Us
Hours

Friends of YBN
Press Articles
Native Bees
Rebate Programs
Help Wanted
YBN Logo

Prunus ilicifolia lyonii - Catalina Cherry
[click on photo for larger version]



More photos of this plant:
[scroll down for more photos]

Prunus ilicifolia lyonii - Catalina Cherry
Photo by Jennifer Leech

Printer Friendly Version
Botanic Name: Prunus ilicifolia lyonii
Common Name: Catalina Cherry
Size: 50'h x 20'w
Sun: Sun-Part Shade
H20: Occ.H2O/moist
Attracts Butterflies
Type: adults
Clay Tolerant
View the List...
Bee Favorite
Read More...

Description:
A drought tolerant tree or large shrub with dark green leaves, dense habit, and neat appearance. Catalina Cherry grows moderately to as much as 50' with age and makes an excellent large screen or hedge. Found in the chaparral of the Channel Islands. Requires good drainage. Can take full sun to nearly full shade; will take drought or regular water (though water will speed its growth). Can be kept to any height by pruning. Said to be resistant to oak root fungus.

Find plants by Botanic Name:
Ac-At | Ba-Bl | Ca-Cy | Da-Du | En-Eu | Fe-Ho | Ir-Ly | Ma-Ox | Pa-Pt | Qu-Ru | Sa-Sy | Te-Yu

Photos by Color:
Pink | Yellow | Red to Orange | White | Blue to Purple | Unusual


This plant IS LISTED on our most current availability list.
Call (650) 851-1668 to inquire about stock quantities.


All material ©1995-2017 Yerba Buena Nursery


Return to Home Page

Yerba Buena Nursery
(650) 851-1668

Visit Us:
@ Pastorino Farms
12511 San Mateo Road (Highway 92)
Half Moon Bay, CA

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3188
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

Open Tuesday - Friday 9 am-4:30 pm, Saturday 9am - 5 pm    CLOSED Sundays & Mondays
We are open in our new Half Moon Bay Location!