Drimys lanceolata - Pepper Tree
Drimys lanceolata is a dense evergreen shrub with distinctive red stems. Round clusters of fragrant white flowers are followed by shiny black fruit. The small, oval, glossy green foliage has a peppery taste, which gives this shrub the nickname Pepper Tree.
- Light: Indirect Sunlight – This plant needs at least some natural light so place nearby a window.
- Water: Thirsty – This plant can only go 1 to 2 weeks without water so check weekly and water when the top two inches of soil dry out.