Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||ah-ZAIR-ruh my-kroh-FIL-uh|
|Lore||Cultivated for its edible fruit in Chile.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 18 to 25 ft. tall, 12 ft. wide in 10 years.|
|Bloom Time||Mid to Late Winter|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Container, Espalier, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Ornamental Berries, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Graceful Evergreen Specimen|
Prefers well-drained, humus-rich soil but adaptable to varied soil conditions. Thrives in cooler coastal gardens with consistent moisture; suffers from harsh sun exposure in hot inland locations. Provide shelter from cold, drying winds. Responds well to pruning; prune in late winter or early spring after flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 10