Duranta erecta is a perennial ornamental shrub. Duranta erecta has many common names like pigeon berry, golden dewdrop and skyflower
Larger plants of D. erecta bear axillary sharp thorns.
The Skyflower prefers moist, fertile, well-drained soils. But it can grow in poor soils .
While tolerate partial shade, it gives much better flowering in full sunny positions.
Caution: The fruits of the plant are poisonous to humans.