Eriobotrya japonica (Loquat)

ORIGIN: Native to southeastern and central China

SUNLIGHT: Full to part sun

DROUGHT TOLERANCE: Tolerant once established

HARDINESS ZONE: 8-10

SALT TOLERANCE: Slight

TYPICAL HEIGHT: 20-35 feet

GROWTH RATE: Moderate (1-2 feet per year) 

DESCRIPTION:  A wonderful medium size tree that is evergreen and produces fruit.  Dense, rounded, dark green canopy is a site to see as a specimen in the landscape.