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Myrtus communis subsp. tarentina (Tarentum Myrtle) Myrtus communis subsp. tarentina (Tarentum Myrtle)

Myrtus communis subsp. tarentina (Tarentum Myrtle)

Myrtus

  • Usually Flowers : July, August
  • Fragrant
  • Evergreen

Dwarf, compact, rounded evergreen shrub with small, glossy, dark green leaves. Deliciously-scented, large, saucer-shaped, pink-tinted, white flowers from July to August. Ht.1.5mt.(5ft.). White berries form in autumn. Frost hardy. Best in full sun and fertile, moist, well-drained soil with shelter from cold winds. Good for containers.

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Myrtus communis subsp. tarentina (Tarentum Myrtle) (3 Litre) (Container Garden Plant)

£8.95

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Myrtus communis subsp. tarentina (Tarentum Myrtle) (7.5 Litre) (Container Garden Plant)

£13.45

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Height & Width Range 5' x 5' (1.5m x 1.5m )
Flowering Period
  • July
  • August
Plant GroupShrub
GenusMyrtus
Plant ColourWhite/Cream
FragranceFragrant
Suitable locations
  • Dry and sunny
  • Moist and sunny
Soil preferenceAny
Best SituatedSheltered positions
FoliageEvergreen