Myoporum laetum Forst. f.
Myoporum perforatum Hort.
Myoporaceae
Myoporum laetum (54777 octets)
Evergreen rounded shrub in Europe, small tree in the wild. Leaves alternate, glabrous, lanceolate, 4-14 cm long, glossy green, finely serrate, covered with translucent glands. Flowers axillary, about 1,5-2 cm across, white spotted with purple, in summer. Fruits oblong, reddish. Tender, only for mildest areas. 

Home: New Zealand

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Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

Ethnobotanical aspects of Myoporum laetum by Plants for a future database

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