A small tree with a symmetrical habit. Long glossy light green leaves. Unusual yellow / green papery flower clusters in summer. Purpureum has red purple leaves and light red flowers. Will tolerate dry sandy or rocky soils, salt spray, windy areas and drought conditions. Ideal used as a wind or privacy screen and is useful in harsh conditions. Keep trimmed to maintain shape.
Height x Width
3.5 x 2.0
Shape / Habit
Country of Origin
Similar to Consider
D. Purpurea. Myrsine salicina, Planchonella costata,
Screening / Shelter
Note: Growth, height and grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.