No. 9 - Carolina Cherry

Par 4 460 yards

The severely sloped green makes par a challenge. Accuracy off the tee is required, and approach shots that are short of the target often roll off the green.




Hole story


Significant changes since opening

  • Tee moved back 25-30 yards, 2002

About the plant

  • Flowering evergreen tree - Fast-growing, with dense foliage 
  • Produces small white to cream flowers in fragrant 2-inch clusters from February to April 

Where and how the plant grows

  • Native from North Carolina to Texas 
  • Can grow 25 to 40 feet high and 15 to 25 feet wide 
  • Shade tolerant 
  • Moist, well-drained soil 
  • High drought tolerance, once established 
  • Propagation by seeds or cuttings