Photinia is a slow-growing shrub that is best suited for narrow spaces. Red Tip photinia is noted for its late-fall color, deep red foliage and the ease with which it can be pruned. It is a good choice for use as a hedge or privacy screen and will grow in full sun or partial shade.
Red Tip Photinia is a small tree that belongs to the laurel family. It is also referred to as red tip photinia, coral bark photinia, and coral bark. The Taiwan Photinia, which is native to China, is the most popular variety and Red Tip Photinia makes up most of the cultivar’s varieties. Red Tip Photinias as a whole are fairly easy to grow and are good landscape trees.