Myrtus communis 'Variegata' Myrtaceae
Cultivated as annual
Similar in flavor to Sweet Bay, the small leaves of this Mediterranean shrub season meats, soups and stews.
Source of plant
Habit small; leaves with white margins or stripes, pointed, leathery.
USDA Hardiness Zone
tender perennial, other ethnobotanical uses, foliage characteristics, food