Carnegiea gigantea-2.jpg (402297 bytes)

Glendale Public Library
Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet

Your browser is not Java capable or Java has been disabled.

Myrtus communis 'Boetica'-1.jpg (435810 bytes)

Myrtus communis var. Boetica-2.jpg (870645 bytes)

Myrtus communis 'Boetica'-Roman Myrtle

 Leaves are small and dark green and clustered around twisting branches. Bark is light tan. Flowers are creamy stars and followed by black fruit. Moderate in growth rate to 12'. Full sun or part shade and drought tolerant. Needs good drainage.


Webmaster & Author George Hull Last Updated August 13, 2003