An excellent cut flower, it was held sacred to the Goddess of Love in ancient times. Aromatic, finely textured, deep green glossy leaves contrast with the fragrant white flowers. Berries are purplish-black.
Attributes - Myrtus communis
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Mid Summer through Late Summer
Flower Color: White
Height: 5 ft. to 10 ft.
Width: 10 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 9, 10, 11
Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Container Plants, Cut Flowers, Fragrant. Susceptible to Spider Mites, Thrips.