Product Description

Twisted Myrtle

Twisted Myrtle
Twisted Myrtle
Product NamePlant
Sub TypeEvergreen shrub
DescriptionTwisted Myrtle
Height4' to 12'
Width4' to 8'
USDA Zones8 to 9
Sun ExposureReflected sun to partial shade
Cold Hardiness10 to 30 F
Bloom ColorWhite
Blooming SeasonApril through July
Attracts BirdsTRUE
Attracts ButterfliesTRUE
Growth RateModerate growth rate
Litter RateModerate litter rate
Water UsageModerate water usage
Notes"Up-right growing shrub with twisted, sculptured trunks. Leaves are bright green, cupped and fragrant. Flowers are white and fragrant. This shrub makes a natural bonasi, remove lower foliage to expose the unusual trunk growth. Native to SW Europe and the Mediterranean area."
Common NamesBoetica Myrtle