Ardisia crenata

Ardisia crenata

Ardisia crenata

(Coralberry, Spiceberry)

FAMILY

Myrsinaceae

Species

Ardisia crenata

Common name(s)

Coralberry, Spiceberry

Flower colour; life form

Flowers pink to white. Shrub to 5 m tall.

Distinguishing features

Leaves alternate, petiole reddish, margins appear scalloped or crenate. Flowers in axillary umbels, 5 petals, pink to white. Fruit a red berry, bird dispersed.

Ardisia crenata