Berchema zeyheri is an attractive, small tree with glossy light green foliage that is almost leathery and has a sturdy growth. Small, white flowers in conspicuous racemes are borne in early spring. It is followed by bright red seeds that attract birds.
Berchema zeyheri is a worthwhile small, ornamental tree that rewards regular feeding with steady growth and lush foliage.It is water wise once established. Protect it from frost when young.