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LUMA

Commonly known as White Chilean myrtle

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Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - broadly elliptic, wavy-margined leaves to 2.5cm (1in) long.
  • White
  • Height - 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - 5m (16ft)
  • Tall Shrub - or small tree with dull, grey-brown bark. 4- or5-petalled flowers 1.5cm (½in) across are produced singly or in3-flowered clusters followed by edible berries.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Chile
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Cup-shaped
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus- rich.
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly columnar
Luma / Myrtle - Growing Guide
6m (20ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  5m (16ft)
 

Buy Varieties of LUMA

LUMA apiculata   AWARD

LUMA apiculata  >


Commonly known as: Chilean myrtle, Orange-bark myrtle.
scented white flowers and cinnamon-brown peeling bark
Multibuy Any 3+ for £12.00 each
£14.50 each

LUMA apiculata 'Glanleam Gold'

LUMA apiculata 'Glanleam Gold'  >


Commonly known as: Chilean myrtle, Orange-bark myrtle.
Conspicuous creamy yellow margin to the leaves which are tinged pink in the winter
Multibuy Any 3+ for £12.00 each
£14.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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