Description: Loquat is a large shrub or small tree. The leaves are up to 24 cm long, leathery, and evergreen. The leaves have a serrated margin and are haury on the underside. The loquat has flowers that grow on panicles, spike-like clusters, and produces small oval yellow fruits.
Fact: In China the Loquat is known as the 'pipa' where the golden colour of it's fruit represents wealth and prosperity.