Re: Mystery shrub



On 29/4/07 13:31, in article
1177849869.597719.71000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx,
"marzipan1960@xxxxxxxxx" <marzipan1960@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:


Dear URGlers,

I've come across this pretty shrub in a garden I'm helping with :-

http://img261.imageshack.us/img261/9395/mysteryshrubdj7.jpg

Any ideas ?

5 petals, reddish foliage, so I'm thinking rose family ?

thanks..

Mike.


Could it be Leptospermum scoparium 'Burgundy Queen'. If so, it's one of the
Myrtle family.
It's beautiful, whatever it is!
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