• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Vigorous grower, to 10 to 20 ft. each year.
    Key Feature:
    Edible Fruit
    Blooms:
    Inconspicuous spring flowers followed by summer fruit.
  • Detail
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Sunset climate zones:4 - 11, 14 - 24
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Vigorous grower, to 10 to 20 ft. each year.
    Special features:Bird Friendly, Edible, Fall Color
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Inconspicuous spring flowers followed by summer fruit.
    Flower color:Green
    Garden styleMediterranean
    Companion PlantsFig (Ficus); Raspberry (Rubus); Rosemary (Rosmarinus); Lavender (Lavandula); Rose (Rosa)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Best in deep, loamy, well-drained soils but quite adaptable. Shelter from harsh winter winds. Follow a regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Water deeply, less frequently when established; supplement in extreme heat. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide a trellis or arbor as support.Pruning time: annually to control size - winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly or more often in extreme heat.