Excellent dense tall hedge with the bonus of fragrant spring blooms. Lustrous dark green leaves back clusters of white flowers followed by red berries that later turn black. Evergreen.
Amount of Sunlight: Partial to full sun
Amount of Water: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Soil Conditions: Adaptable to most soils; Prefers well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 7-11
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: late winter or early spring.