Myrsine divaricata
(Weeping Matipou)

Details:

Foliage Colour: Green
Height: 200 cm
Width: 150 cm
Growth per Annum: Medium
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade
Soil: Well Drained, Moist

Myrsine divaricata is a small evergreen, bushy shrub, with spreading, drooping branches, which can grow to 2m high.  The drooping branches give rise to woody interlacing (divaricating) branchlets bearing solitary leaves or leaves in groups.  Tiny flowers, with pale yellow or red petals, occur in clusters. Evergreen.