Myrtus Plant Catalogue – Shrubs

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Myrtus– Best in a sheltered site in full sun and a well drained soil. S

 

Myrtus communis AGM Fragrant, white flowers are borne in July and August, often followed by purple-blackberries. Dark green leaves, evergreen. Height 2 to 3 metres. Spread 1.5 to 2.5 metres.

Myrtus communis ssp. tarentina AGM Fragrant, white flowers are borne in July and August. Small dark green leaves, evergreen. Height 1 to 1.5 metres. Spread 1to 1.5 metres.

Myrtus communis ssp.tarentina ‘Microphylla Variegata’ Fragrant, white flowers are borne in July and August. Small grey-green leaves variegated creamy-white. Height 1 to 1.5 metres. Spread 1 to 1.5 metres.
Myrtus communis ‘Variegata’ Fragrant, white flowers are borne in July and August, often followed by purple-blackberries. Grey green leaves variegated creamy white, evergreen. Height 2 to 3 metres. Spread 1.5 to 2.5 metres.