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Home > Online Store > Gardenplant > Myrtus communis subsp. tarentina (Tarentum Myrtle)
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Myrtus communis subsp. tarentina (Tarentum Myrtle)


3L pot. Available as 3l container all year. Delivery all year when in stock.
Available to order @ £8.95 ex P&P  

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About this plant..

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.

This plant is suitable for..

  • Growing in Dry and Sunny conditions
  • Growing in Moist and Sunny conditions
  • Growing in well drained soil
  • Growing with Roses
  • Growing for it's scent
  • Growing as a shrub
  • Evergreen Growth
  • Growing in sheltered positions

A little more information..


White to Cream

150 cm

150 cm

Eventual height and spread

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