|Carrierei has a shrubby, spreading form used to plant against a wall or fence where it can sprawl. This cultivar will not climb. Leaf form is evergreen, opposite and less than 1 inch long, and tend to be dark green with pronounced silvery veins. The flowers are not showy, are greenish-white appearing in early summer. The mature form bears handsome orange fruits that can be quite showy, borne in fall. This plant tolerates a wide range of soil conditions, and high moisture, except swampy, full sun to full shade and pH tolerant. Native to China, introduced in 1907.