The foliage is deep green through spring and summer, then turns fire-engine red in the fall. It does produce blue berries in fall, but it's the red foliage color that is its calling card.
It is fast growing and salt tolerant and can quickly turn a fence into a mass of foliage. Jul 23, The attractive leaves make cherry laurel shrubs a versatile front or back yard shrub.
The shrub also produces a profusion of plum-scented white flower clusters, followed by bright red berries in the fall. Their lustrous green leaves, beautiful flower clusters, and red fruits make these evergreen shrubs.