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<span style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Chinese privet has small blue, fleshy fruits, which resemble blueberries.
<span style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </span>It is about 1/4” in diameter, and contains a hard seed.
<span style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </span>The fruit ripens around September.</span></p></span></h1>
Originally from China, Chinese privet is found throughout the mid-Atlantic, Southern, and Midwestern North America. It prefers low woods, bottomlands, stream sides, and disturbed areas.