Eriobotyra japonica | Loquat

Large leaves and edible pear-shaped fruit give this tree a subtropical feeling. Be aware fruit are damaged at 28F. Best with some protection from the sun in hot summer regions. Look for 'Champagne' or 'Thales' for more tasty fruit. Canopy coverage: 177 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 15F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 15 feet high

Width: 15 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: cream

Flower Season: fall

Wildlife: birds