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Dwarf shrubTypically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
Medium shrubTypically grow to around 4-6 feet in heightShrubs or small trees. Flowers are 4-petalled with a boss of prominent stamens. Berries are purple-black to red and are contain many seeds.
Will grow outside in milder locationsThis 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.
Additional FeaturesGood to knowGrown for their flowers, foliage and fruits.Pests & DiseasesRed spider if in greenhousePlace of originNew Zealand.
Garden Location/ConditionsPatio / pot plants
HardinessFrost hardy (down to -5)
Soil ConditionsFertile well drained soil
Buy Varieties of LOPHOMYRTUS
rounded and heavily puckered brownish green leaves. New shoots are bright red maturing to mahogany brown
deep purple bullate foliage
a very attractive dome-shaped small shrub with dense tiny white, pink and green leaves
pinkish-green leaves with white margins
young shoots rose-pink becoming mottled green and greyish green margined creamy yellow
small rounded leaves which are an exceptional deep maroon in winter
new shoots brilliant red maturing to darker red