Native to Mozambique, this attractive shrub produces evergreen rounded-shaped and glossy foliage adorned with alluring white flowers in each branch. Sweetly scented, star-shaped white flowers grow in summer. The Desert Star is ideal for dry borders, tubs, pots, and rockeries. This hard shrub needs very little to no maintenance.Carissa Desert prefers well-drained soil with full sun position. For better result, it can be given slow-release of fertiliser once in a year. The average size of the shrub is from 15 to 25 cm in height.