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Ugni molinae 'Flambeau' - variegated leaves in July
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Ugni molinae 'Flambeau'


(Myrtle or or Chilean Guava) Ugni molinae 'Flambeau'  is a slow growing, compact evergreen shrub with eye-catching white, green and pink variegation.

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Ugni molinae 'Flambeau' is a slow growing, compact evergreen shrub with eye-catching white, green and pink variegation. Attractive bell-shaped white flowers appear on the branches in summer followed by small red fruit in late summer or autumn.

Most suited to a position in sun or light, dappled shade in a warm, sheltered garden! Can be grown in a large container. Not suitable for cold, windy areas. 

  • Position: Sheltered in full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Moist yet well drained, lime free soil. 
  • Hardiness: Requires a warm position. Ugni molinae 'Flambeau' requires shelter from cold winter winds and protection in cold winters. If grown in a large container be prepared to move it into a unheated greenhouse or similar in the winter.
  • Flowering Period: July - August.
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Rate of Growth: Slow.
  • Habit: Ugni molinae 'Flambeau' eventually grows to be a small to medium sized shrub with a bushy, rounded habit.
    • Height: 1 - 1.5 m (4 - 5 ft).
    • Spread: 1.5 m (5 ft).
  • Notes: Also known as Myrtus molinae 'Flambeau' . Please be aware that Ugni molinae 'Flambeau' can be a fickle and difficult plant in the winter or if planted in a poor position. As such, it is not covered by our normal guarantee.
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Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall), Shrub - Small (less than 5 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Special: Coastal Areas, Soil Type: Acid
Special Features
Evergreen, Flowering Season - Summer (June - August), Scented, To grow in a pot, Leaf Colour - Variegated

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