Specie: Cocculus laurifolius
Planting Season: Evergreen
Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)
Cultivation: Well-drained soil
Features: Glossy green narrow leaves; yellow-green flowers in upright panicles; black fruit
Uses: Shrub borders
Description: Found from the Himalayas to Japan, this evergreen species is usually shrubby but under ideal conditions can develop into a tree up to 50 ft (15 m) tall. Its rather narrow leaves are deep glossy green, up to 6 in (15 cm) long and have 3 conspicuous veins.
Growth Habit: Multi-branching habit