Originating from New Zealand
An evergreen shrub with burgundy leaves that have pink margins. The new stems are dark blood red and the older leaves mellow to nearly black with a white margin. This exceptional small shrub is member of the myrtle family endemic to New Zealand, forming a soft rounded shape. Hardy in coastal and southern areas of the UK. Great under planting for taller spiky plants.
Grow in well drained soil in sun or part shade.
Eventual mature plant size :