It is a large spreading shrub, often multi-trunked, Foliage takes on red-bronze in the winter In spring and summer the cream, daisy-like flowers, with ether-like perfume , followed by green and urn-shaped fruits , 2-3 cm with edible sweet creamy pulp which ripen in winter. ready to eat when soft to squeeze. grow in full or part sun, in most soils. birds and wildlife love fruits. height 3-6m.