This decorative shrub provides a nice accent to your yard, with evergreen leaves that change to a pretty maroon color in the fall. Due to its beautiful maroon color, it is commonly mistaken as a "Red Tip". Please note, the Cleyera does grow to a large size, so if a smaller shrub size is desired plants must be pruned frequently.
Common Name: Cleyera
Type: Shrub, Evergreen
Native Range: Mexico
Height: 8.00-12.00 ft.
Spread: 6.00-10.00 ft.
Bloom Time: Late Spring/ early Summer
Bloom Description: Pale yellow
Sun: Full/ partial sun
Flower: Fragrant, small, clustered
Leaf: New growth is bronze to red in color, then mature to a shiny dark green
Fruit: Yellow, red, or black berries during fall