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- Good to know - an American hybrid of M. acuminata 'Fertile Myrtle' (which does not rhyme) and M. denudata.
- Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
- Place of Origin - Kitchawan Research Station, Ossington, Westchester County, New York
- Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
- Height - in metres - 6m (20ft)
- Spread - in metres - 4m (13ft)
- Full Sun - shelter from strong winds.
- Partial Shade
- Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
- Neutral to acid soil
- Broadly columnar
- Broadly conical
- Flower Colour - Yellow - rich yellow with red stamens.
- Flower Shape - Cup-shaped - narrow.
A hyrid between M.acuminata and M.denudata with rich yellow flowers and red stamens
Effective control of slugs and snails
(800g - Free c&p) £6.50
Empathy Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
(200g sachet - free c&p) £7.50
Ericaceous Liquid Seaweed Fertiliser
(1 ltr - free c&p) £7.50
Pack of 5 Tree Guards - protection from vermin and strimming.
(Pack of 5 guards) £5.00
Rootgrow - Large - 360g
(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £12.00
Rootgrow - Medium - 150g
(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £6.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg
(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg
(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg
(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00
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