The Barbados Cherry, or Malpighia emarginata (formerly Malpighia glabra), is a small shrub-like tree that produces gorgeous pink blossoms before maturing into tasty fruit. Barbados cherries are packed with more vitamin C than other varieties, so eat up! A great pick for landscapes and container growing.
Average mature height: 20 to 30 feet
Light: Full to part sun
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.