Rosacaea. An open-branched, mounding, deciduous shrub with ovate, serrate, medium green leaves and white, 4-petaled, flowers 2cms in diameter. Flowers appear in late spring to early summer and give way to glossy, jet black, bead-like berries in groups of 3-4 which mature in fall and persist throughout the winter.
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Tolerates wide range of soil conditions. Adapts well to difficult urban conditions. Good shade tolerance.
Ht. 1.75 m. China ***