Bonsai by Myrtus Tarantino

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This is a bonsai by Mirto Tarantino, a typical plant of the Mediterranean scrub. It does not need special care, just water it regularly both in winter and summer and keep it out in the garden or balcony or terrace.


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Bonsai by Myrtus Tarantino

Myrtus Tarantino is a shrub belonging to the spontaneous species of the Mediterranean scrub. Its growth is slow but vigorous and reaches the maximum height of 1.50 / mt 1.80 meters.

It has opposite and persistent leaves, oval-acute, leathery and a very intense green. It produces small white flowers followed by dark purple berries. The bark is reddish-brown.

It has a simple and rustic cultivation; it adapts well to any terrain and any latitude, of course in the countries to the north it is preferable to keep it inside in the winter months as it poorly endures frosts and low temperatures; on the other hand, it resists very well the high temperature and scarcity of humidity.

Famous since ancient times, dear to the deis, especially used for its exceptional ingredient berries along with alcohol for the production of myrtle liqueur.



Net weight
2300 g
Vase size
8 x 20 cm
Plant height
35 cm
Plant age
15 Years
To celebrate...
Mother's Day
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