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botanical name:
Luma apiculata 'Glanleam Gold'
Luma apiculata 'Glanleam Gold' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Myrtle
synonyms:  Myrtus luma 'Glanleam Gold', Myrtus luma 'Variegata'
family:  Myrtaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: purple
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
Bright green leaves edged with creamy-yellow and tinged with pink when young. Slightly fragrant white flowers from midsummer to autumn, followed by red berries ripening to purple.

From seed or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

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