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

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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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