Forestiera pubescens, or Desert Olive, is a shrub to small tree with blue to black drupe fruits that grows from 6 to 18 feet tall. It is found in moist soils at the base of canyon bottoms up to 4,500 to 6,500 ft. Prefers full sun or part shade with medium water requirements and flowers May through June.

Desert Olive, Forestiera pubescens

  • 4500-6500 ft