Boobialla

Myoporum insulare - botanical name

Myoporum insulare

Evergreen tall shrub or small tree (5m x 3m) from Qld; NSW (including Sydney); Vic; Tas; WA and SA. Slightly toothed lanceolate leaves. White flowers spotted with purple. Useful screen plant by the coast. Tolerant of salt spray and frost. Drought tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Shrub
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full sun
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Indigenous (Qld; NSW (including Sydney); Vic; Tas; WA and SA.)
  • Scale
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