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This is a vigorous evergreen prostrate shrub about 15-30cm high. The small dark green, leathery leaves which will become bronzed in the winter. The flowers are bell-shaped, white, tinged pink, and are borne in short terminal racemes during the summer. The globular red berries are produced in late autumn, are edible but acidic to the taste.
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How to propagate Cowberry
You can propagate by division or from semi-ripe cuttings.
Seed in autumn.
Other uses of Cowberry
Ground cover, ornamental fruit. Summer interest.