Melastoma affine

Melastoma affine

Native Lasiandra

Fast-growing bushy shrub, 3-4m tall. Attractive dark green leathery foliage on contrasting red stems. Large showy mauve flowers for much of the year, followed by edible flesh in its blue-black fruit. Most soils, preferring some moisture, in full sun. Prune to maintain form and bushy habit.

Availability is dependent on seed collection. 


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Opening Hours:
Mondays 9:00am to 12:00 Noon

0432 141 605

22 Blackbutt Road Port Macquarie.
(inside the National Parks & Wildlife Services Compound)

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