Archirhodomyrtus beckleri
ROSE MYRTLE
Myrtaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9b-12

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, clay, mildly acidic to neutral

Tolerances: light frost
4m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Archirhodomyrtus beckleri
ROSE MYRTLE
Myrtaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9b-12

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, clay, mildly acidic to neutral

Tolerances: light frost
4m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: mildly fragrant flowers in pink & white

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring

Leaves: aromatic

Ornamental Fruit: red or yellow

Edibility: edible fruit


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, cottage & bush designs

Uses: informal screen

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: easy

Animals: nectar, fruit






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