Plant Catalog - MYOPORUM PARVIFOLIUM PUTAH CREEK
MYOPORUM PARVIFOLIUM PUTAH CREEK
Myoporum parvifolium 'Putah Creek'
Putah Creek Creeping Myoporum
An evergreen shrub that forms a dense, trailing ground cover. Old stems become woody while new stems root as they touch the ground. Leaves are small, fleshy, and bright green. Tiny, white, star-shaped flowers bloom in summer. Suitable for erosion control. Taller than the species.
USDA zones: 9 - 10
Sunset zones: 8, 9, 12 - 24
Mature size: 1 - 2 feet high and 8 - 15 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: low to moderate water