This is a rather attractive thicket-forming, evergreen shrub from the west coast of North America with thick leathery leaves. The little clusters of pretty, pinkish, urn-shaped flowers are followed by aromatic, dark purple, edible berries. In mild climates it can be invasive.
Plant type: Evergreen shrub
Flower colour: Pink
Foliage colour: Dark green
Feature: Colourful new growth, Flowers, Fruit
Sun exposure: Partial shade
Soil: Acidic, Chalky/alkaline
Skill level: Beginner
Time to plant seeds: October to March
Time to divide plants: March to March
Flowering period: May to June
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