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All have white scented myrtle-like flowers and are frost hardy - All Flower AUG-SEPT


Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - shrubs or small trees. Flowers are 4-petalled with a boss of prominent stamens. Berries are purple-black to red and are contain many seeds.
  • Tall Shrub
  • Will grow outside in milder locations - This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here. - in greenhouse loam based potting - bright filtered light.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for their flowers, foliage and fruits.
  • Pests & Diseases - red spider if in greenhouse
  • Place of origin - New Zealand.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
Lophomyrtus - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of LOPHOMYRTUS

LOPHOMYRTUS x ralphii 'Kathryn'

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Deep purple bullate foliage
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.00 each

LOPHOMYRTUS x ralphii 'Little Star'

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A very attractive dome-shaped small shrub with dense tiny white, pink and green leaves
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

LOPHOMYRTUS x ralphii 'Logan's Form'

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Green leaves are initially mottled white then a splendid bright green. Prominent white flowers complete the effect
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

LOPHOMYRTUS x ralphii 'Multicolour'

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Young shoots rose-pink becoming mottled green and greyish green margined creamy yellow
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.00 each
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Availability yet to be determined - We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock

LOPHOMYRTUS x ralphii 'Pixie'

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Small rounded leaves which are an exceptional deep maroon in winter
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.00 each

LOPHOMYRTUS x ralphii 'Red Dragon'

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New shoots brilliant red maturing to darker red
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.00 each

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