LUMA

Genus of 2 species of evergreen shrubs and small trees from woodland in Chile and Argentina.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Tall Shrub
    Or small tree.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their aromatic leaves and flowers, and, for L. apiculata, peeling bark. Can be used for hedging and look attractive in small groups.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Chile, Argentina.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Humus- rich.
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly columnar
Luma / Myrtle - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of LUMA

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LUMA apiculata

LUMA apiculata

Chilean myrtle, Orange-bark myrtle

scented white flowers and cinnamon-brown peeling bark

 
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LUMA apiculata 'Glanleam Gold'

LUMA apiculata 'Glanleam Gold'

Chilean myrtle, Orange-bark myrtle

conspicuous creamy yellow margin to the leaves which are tinged pink in the winter

 
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