Austromyrtus dulcis Midyim Bush food
2m x 3m
Fl. Spring- Summer
Grows naturally on the east coast from the mid north coast of NSW to Fraser Island in Queensland. Closely related to Lilly Pilly.
Low spreading shrub with dainty foliage developing a reddish shade in colder climates and white tea tree like flowers followed by sweet edible speckled berries. Frost tender, requires regular watering. Shady position. Suited as an understorey shrub, sheltered courtyards. prune lightly after fruiting.