Myrtle is part of the Myrtus genus and its scientific name is Myrtus communis.
Perennial evergreen shrub with white flowers and blue berries. Scented and edible.This variety typically blooms in the following colours: Baby pink and Antique white. It grows mainly as a Perennial, so it will last at least up to several years in its native climate. Myrtle is known for its shrub-like habit and growing to a height of approximately 4.27 metres (13.87 feet).
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See our list of companion Plants for Myrtle to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Myrtle plants: