Friday, June 18, 2010

Eugenia myrtifolia (Brush cherry)

As ornamental shrub, height : 1,8 m (6 ft)

Potted, height : 1,2 m ( 4 ft)

Common name : Brush Cherry.
Syn : Syzygium myrtifolia, Syzygium paniculatum, Eugenia oleina.
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Eugenia
Species: myrtifolia

Eugenia myrtifolia is a perrenial shrub or small/medium tree, growing up to 1.8-12m(6-40 ft). This plant is native to Indochina, Southeast Asia, Australia, Pasific Islands.