Evergreen, Trees, Decorative fruit or berries
Pepper trees are praised by some gardeners, heartily disliked by others. The two species discussed here differ markedly, though both are tolerant of many soils, and leaves of both can cause dermatitis. Female trees bear abundant, small red fruits that attract birds.Schinus terebinthifolius
From Brazil. Moderate growth to 30 ft. tall and wide; train to single or multiple trunks. Nonpendulous growth. Has darker green, coarser, more glossy leaves than Schinus molle, with 5 to 13 oval leaflets; showy bright red berries in winter.
Native to southern hemisphere tropics and subtropics. Grows 3 ft. high and wide, spreading wider by rh...
Australian native to 15 ft. tall and wide, with dark green, needlelike, 3/4-in.-long leaves. Pale...
From China, this palm grows 5 to 12 ft. tall and wide. One of the finest houseplants. Withstands negle...