AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 5m x 3m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
A fast-growing and hardy evergreen shrub with attractive, glossy, dark green leaves and trailing stems. It bears gorgeous star-like pink flowers with a cluster of prominent, bright yellow stamens. It bears distinctive, edible fruits that are clustered together in a square or cross shape.ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
Attracts birds and butterflies.
Grewia occidental is is the larval host plant of Rufous-winged Elfin and Buff-tipped Skipper butterflies.
Prune to keep in shape.
Bushveld, forest, woodland
Plant the Grewia ocidentalis in an informal border to attract birds.
It is also a wonderful screening plant for a larger garden.