Xavier Cortada, Wild Coffee, 2010.
Description: A native shrub produces groups of small white flowers in spring and summer. Its red fruit resembles the true coffee bean.
Height: Typically 4-6 feet.
Light: Light shade to full sun.
Drought Tolerance: Moderate.
Wildlife and Ecology: Provides significant food and cover for wildlife. Nectar plant for atala, great southern white, julia, Schaus' swallowtail, and other butterflies. Birds and other animals eat the fruits.