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Botanical name: Myoporum parvifolium
Other names: Creeping Boobialla
Species: M. parvifolium - M. parvifolium is a mat-forming, evergreen shrub with narrow, slightly succulent, dark-green leaves. In summer, it bears clusters of small, white or pale pink, star-shaped flowers, followed by purple berries in autumn.
Myoporum parvifolium is: Evergreen
Flower: Pale-pink, White in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Fruit: Purple in Autumn
Fragrance: Flowers smell of honey
Habit: Mat Forming, Spreading
Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-ripe cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Myoporum parvifolium (Creeping Boobialla) will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.8m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Coastal, Containers, Drought Tolerant, Gravel, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Salt tolerant, Sub-Tropical
Cultivation: Plant in free-draining soil in a sunny position. Not fully frost hardy, so select a sheltered site and if necessary, protect from cold winds in winter. Good for poor soil and coastal situations.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Tender in frost (H3)|
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