White powder-puff like flowers appear in late spring on the current seasons growth. Flowers are pollinated by insects and birds. The red fruit about 2.5cm round, are sweet and tangy. The skin is deep red when ripe. The flesh is aromatic, juicy with small edible seeds.
They form a Small tree of 2-4 metres. that can be moderately vigorous With compact habit. Mature trees have attractive reddish-brown peeling bark. Glossy dark green leaves. Evergreen. New growth is reddish-bronze.
They are self fertile
Fruit is best picked when fully ripe. It should be fully coloured and slightly soft to touch. April through to June/July.