• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate grower to 6 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Edible Fruit
    Blooms:
    Early spring flowers produce early summer fruit.
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Semi-evergreen
    Growth habit:Compact
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 6 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Early spring flowers produce early summer fruit.
    Flower color:Pink
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleCottage, Rustic
    Companion PlantsStrawberry (Fragaria); Raspberry (Rubus); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Mountain Laurel (Kalmia); Bayberry (Myrica)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide an acidic, well-drained soil. Water regularly during the growing season to maintain a deep, extensive root system. Before new growth begins, prune off twiggy growth, leaving only main stems to prevent overbearing; feed with an acidic fertilizer.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.