A broardleaf shrub with burgundy to burgundy-green coloured foliage and during Summer, it produces small white flowers with cream coloured bracts. Typically grown as a large shrub or may be trimmed and grown to form a tree. Best grown in a sunny, sheltered position that is frost-free with moist, fertile soils that are free-draining. Will not tolerate windy conditions, salty environments or frost.

May grow to between 3m and 4m.