Deciduous shrub. Appreciated for the colour of its small fruits, looking like bright pink pearls.
In areas of Mediterranean climate, outdoor in full sun all year. In colder areas, protect during winter.
Abundantly in summer, moderately in winter.
Spring and autumn.
Every 2 years, in spring.
100% Akadama,or mixed with a 20% of volcanic gravel.
Pruning and nipping
Can be performed in early spring.
When the new shoots have grown to 4 pairs of leaves, cut down to 2 pairs.
Its fruits are highly appreciated by birds, so if we want to keep them, better surround-ing the plant with a mesh in autumn.