Scientific Name - Griseb.

Home/ Butterflies at the Park / The Virtual Herbarium
MYRTACEAE

Divider New 2

BASTARD STRAWBERRY

Divider New 2

Strange parasite

It is difficult to see the difference between Eugenia axillaris / Strawberry Tree so try this; crush the leaves and if it doesn't break in your fingers it is Calyptranthes pallens

Flowering time; Fall and Spring

Distribution; GC, CB, LC

Habitat; Sandy woodland and bordering pastures

Status; Common

Notes; Horticultural potential; The interesting blossoms and gold fruits add interest and color to a garden.

Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.