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Decaspermum fruticosum, Brown Myrtle, Shrubby Decaspermum, Tailor Tree

Decaspermum fruticosum

Brown Myrtle, Shrubby Decaspermum, Tailor Tree
Family: Myrtaceae
Origin: Southeastern Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

This is a small, low shrub with shiny, opposite leaves that taper to a long point. The flowers are pinkish white and grow at the tips of branches.



Decaspermum fruticosum, Brown Myrtle, Shrubby Decaspermum, Tailor Tree
Decaspermum fruticosum, Brown Myrtle, Shrubby Decaspermum, Tailor Tree


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