Chrysobalanus icaco ‘horizontal’
Mature height of 3 to 4 feet; Slow growth
Full sun to partial shade
Excellent salt and drought tolerance; prefers sandy soil
Cold sensitive; will revive if it freezes
Dense, evergreen, multi-stemmed, woody shrub with shiny, leathery leaves and
off-white to purple edible plums.
Can be pruned to maintain a height of 3 feet.
Attracts wildlife for food and habitat.
Horizontal Cocoplum planted as a hedge around a cinnamon bark tree.