An evergreen medium sized tree that is native to Brazil and is considered an endangered species. It bears small cherry-like fruit that are purple/black and have a sweet taste. Begins fruiting from 4 years old.
A great option for jam making and perfect for the kids to eat straight from the tree
Requires a humid tropical/subtropical climate and is not tolerant of drought. It prefers full-sun/part-shade and is adaptable to a variety of soil types.