|Latin Name||Arbutus unedo|
|Common Name||Strawberry Tree|
|Soil||Well drained fertile acid or neutral soil. Alkaline soils also tolerated.|
|Rate of Growth||Moderate|
|Garden Care||Generally trouble free. Aphids or arbutus leaf spot may be a problem|
|Pruning||Remove any misplaced branches to maintain healthy framework|
A dense evergreen large shrub or small tree. The bark is notably rough and the leaves a leathery dark green. White urn shaped flowers are followed by the strawberry like fruits.