Requires moist well drained soil and will tolerate some standing water
Somewhat tolerant of urban pollution
Able to handle environmental salt
Best pruned in late winter or early spring once the threat of extreme cold has passed
Can be used for fresh eating or jams/jellies. Fruit is medium in size and black in colour. Berries have a tart taste.
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