Enhance your garden with this beautiful, rounded shrub. Compact and robust, it produces leathery, shiny, dark green leaves with new growth that is edged in pink. It features prolific clusters of sweetly scented, white flowers with pale pink blush in spring and summer. This is followed by small, metallic, nontoxic blue berries. It will also attract bees to your garden. It is suitable for cottage gardens, coastal planting, low hedging and container or pot planting.
|Size — 140mm|
|Growth Width — 1.5m|
|Growth Height — 1.5m|
|Flower Colour — Pink|
|Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade|
|Soil Requirements — Clay soil, Sandy soil, Special potting mix, Well drained soil|
To plant, choose a position with well drained soil. Apply a small amount of well composted, organic matter to the soil before you plant. Be sure to add mulch to retain soil moisture. For containers, use a native potting mix. This plant does not like wet feet.
Water this plant regularly. Allow soil to dry out slightly between watering as this plant does not like wet feet.
Prune this plant after flowering to encourage dense growth and flowering. This will also reduce berry formaton.