Adoxaceae. A medium-sized, bushy, rounded deciduous shrub with dark green, oval leaves coppery when young, and rounded trusses of red buds opening to highly fragrant pale pink flowers. Ovoid red berries ripen to black.
Grows well in most moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soils in sun or partial shade.
Ht. 2 m. Garden Origin ***