A shapely, densly foliaged, evergreen tree or large shrub with shiny dark red, new growth. In summer masses of white, fluffy flowers are produced, which are followed by deep mauve, edible berries. Suitable for protected seaside gardens. An ideal specimen, shelter or shade tree. Useful hedge or screening plant. Tolerates a wide range of soils and aspects including wet soil, cold conditions and light frosts. Keep moist during dry weather. Heavy pruning encourages new growth.
SUN - PART SHADE - HEIGHT TO 4-8M - WIDTH 2-3M - PRUNE WELL - BIRD ATTRACTING - AUSTRALIAN PLANT