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Myoporum insulare Prostrata

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Myoporum insulare Prostrata Groundcover Common Boobialla, Prostrate Myoporum,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Dense, Prostrate

Description:
A low growing, spreading plant with lush, shiny green foliage. A good understorey plant for use under established trees and shrubs, creating a thick weed suppressant.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Groundcover, Lawn Alternatives, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Verge, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Will benefit from a annual prune to keep a dense habit.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Myoporaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: High
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