Prunus caroliniana 'Bright 'n Tight'
Prunus caroliniana 'Bright 'n Tight' (Dwarf Carolina Cherry) - As an upright shrub, it branches densely from the base and can serve as a clipped hedge. Plant is thickly clothed in 2-4 in. long, smooth-edged, glossy green leaves. Small, fragrant creamy withe flowers bloom in 1 in. spikes from late winter to mid spring. Does best with protection from hottest sun. Requires moderate water in summer months. 'Bright 'n Tight' is more densely branched that the species and reaches about 8-10 ft. tall, 6-8 ft. wide.