An evergreen shrub, rather low, though sometimes to 6 ' with slender branches. Leaves small, thick, glossy oval to rounded, 1/4" - 1/2" long.
White fragrant flowers in the Spring. Bluish purple fruit in late summer. Distinguished by its small, glossy leaves. Has the appearance of a Cotoneaster.
Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC