Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: 8 to 10
Size: To 70' tall with a 60' spread (often 50' x 40')
Growth Rate: Fast
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Glossy green leaves with camphor smell when crushed. Inconspicuous yellow flowers followed by small black berries. Rounded form, dense. Fruit can stain. The leaves, twigs and fruit provide camphor.
I saw this tree at the JC Raulston Arboretum.