Myrtle is the herb of love, sacred to the Greek goddess Aphrodite, it is still used in wedding bouquets today. Beautiful white flowers during the summer, leaves have a warm nutmeg scent, combines well with pork and lamb.

Type: Half hardy Perennial

Height: 2m 

Spread: 2cm

Soil type: Well drained 

Aspect: Full sun

Flower colour: White 

Flowering time: Summer

Myrtus communis Myrtle