Family Rosaceae (Rose family)
Photinia species are large evergreen or deciduous
shrubs or small trees. They can be useful as screens, espaliers,
hedges, or background plantings. They are known for attractive foliage
and colorful fruit. Photinia species are attractive to birds.
Optimum conditions for growth
The climatic zone for Photinia varies by species.
They do well in full sun and require moderate irrigation. They do
not do well in soils with a high pH.
Leaves of Photinia