Myrtle (Myrtus communis 'Compacta')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Myrtle
Give a thumbs up Dwarf Myrtle

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flower Color: White
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Bees


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mediterranean shrub ID by skylark Nov 14, 2019 10:29 PM 6
myrtus communis compacta hedge (Dwarf Myrtle) by copaaz Apr 24, 2018 1:07 PM 1

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