Dense evergreen shrub with distinctive red stems. Round clusters of fragrant white flowers are followed by shiny black fruit. The small, oval, glossy-green foliage has a peppery taste. Plant in well-drained soil with average water. Occasionally tip prune to maintain form. Well-suited to missed borders, foundation plantings and low hedges. Prefers sheltered sots in cooler climates.
Category Fit for a King®
Botanical Name Drimys lanceolata
Common Name Mountain Pepper
Hardiness Zone 7 - 10
UPC Code 8-50881-00772-4