Chilean guava, NZ cranberry, strawberry myrtle

Chilean guava, NZ cranberry, strawberry myrtle

Details  Upright abundantly branched evergreen shrub. 2-3cm glossy dark green leaves, flowers pinkish-white. Fruits dark purple then blue-black, juicy, fragrant, good flavour
Common name  Chilean guava, NZ cranberry, strawberry myrtle
Botanical name  Myrtus ugni / Ugni molinae
Family  Myrtaceae
Height (m)  1.7
Edible  
Fruit / berries  
Date  August 09, 2013
Wind tolerance  High
Shade / Sun  Full sun
Soil type  Well drained, Moist
Flowers  pink, white