The Q&A Archives: carissa macrocarpa 'variegated'

Question: Does it have thorns (I want a carissa with thorns that will take under a 1/2 day of sun)? Thanks,

Answer: The variegated Carissa macrocarpa is a compact shrub with thorns which will grow in either full sun or part shade. It should adapt to half-day sunshine; prune to keep it dense and bushy.

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