How to grow Sunberry

Sunberry growing shrub‎ of the genus Solanum also known as Wonderberry, Sunberry perennial but in cold climate grow as annual evergreen plant and also used as ornamental plant can grow in mediterranean, subtropical, temperate or tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 10b+ as perennial 2+ as annual.

Leaves hairy in shape rhomboid to deltoid the size 3-5 cm, flowers color white grows in clusters.

Sunberry fruits

Fruit edible, color is dark blue-purple that are bland in flavor

Sunberry for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Sunberry growing and care:

Rich soil, warm weather

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / cutting

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy to do so

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Can be invasive

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Dead branches

Size of the plant?
30-60 cm, 12-24 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
White flowers grow in clusters

Pollination is done by:
Bees, flies

Edible fruits

Fruit harvest season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Fruits pests or diseases:

What can be done with big quantities of Sunberry fruits?
Eat raw, salad, jams

Work requirements on the fruit:
pick that fruit

How long does it take to bear fruit?
1-3 month

Scientific name:

Solanum retroflexum

Blooming Seasons

Edible Parts

Culinary Uses

Flower Colors


Harvest season

Ornamental parts

Plant growing speed

Plant life-form

Plant uses

Planting season

Plants sun exposure

Watering plants

Hardiness zone