A member of the myrtle family
, the pineapple guava has attractive wood and lends itself to sculptural pruning.
Family Name (Latin and Common): Myrtaceae, the Myrtle family
Species Name (Latin): coccifera Common Name: Flowering Euc, Mount Wellington Peppermint, Tasmanian Snow Gum Family Name (Latin and Common): Myrtaceae, the Myrtle family
The Myrtle family
was struck with tragedy when Ashlynn and Alexis Myrtle, three- and four-years-old, were seriously injured in a car accident.
The New Zealand Christmas tree and the pineapple guava are members of the myrtle family
, which is noted for its fragrant varieties of eucalyptus and many other plants.