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Willow myrtle Overview
Genus including 5 species of evergreen trees and shrubs endemic to Western Australia. They are typically grown for their attractive foliage, flowers and overall elegant appearance. This genus is characterised by its powerful peppermint smell when the foliage is handled. Species in this genus also tend to have fibrous, brown bark and small white flowers.
Common problems with Willow myrtle
How to propagate Willow myrtle
Propagate by seed in the spring.
Semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.
Other uses of Willow myrtle
Grown for their foliage, flowers and graceful appearance.