Pick N Eat – Maquiberry

Small attractive evergreen tree to approx 4m high.

NAME Maquiberry
BOTANICAL NAME Aristotelia chilensis
KEY FEATURES Small white flowers in spring, followed by small purple-black berries.  Fruits reputed to have high antioxidant levels.
GROWING CONDITIONS Prefers well drained, enriched soil in full sun.
Tolerant of some coastal exposure but frost tender when young.
PLANT CARE Mulch well to retain soil moisture.
Full Sun drain water  
 Full Sun  Well drained soil Water moderately