Broad-domed, deciduous, fruiting tree has pendulous branches and glossy, veined, toothed, green leaves with downy undersides.
Produces small, fragrant, white flowers in Spring followed by edible, large, cylindrical, sweet and juicy, reddish/purple black berries in Summer. Ideal for full sun and part shade in gardens, as a feature, hedging, screening or in large pots. Can be eaten fresh or cooked. It is self-pollinating and also attracts bees and birds.
|Size — 200mm|
|Growth Width — 6m|
|Growth Height — 6m|
|Flower Colour — White|
|Fruiting Period — Summer|
|Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.
Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.