Evergreen, Ground covers, Shrubs
These evergreen shrubs and trees produce bell-shaped flowers that are attractive at close range but not showy; fruit small but colorful. Shiny dark green leaves with translucent dots. Tough and fast growing.Myoporum parvifolium
Native to Australia. Ground cover to 3–6 in. high, 9 ft.wide, with dense covering of light green leaves 1/4 to 1 1/2 in. long, 1/4 in. or less wide. Tiny white summer flowers are followed by purple fruits. Plant 6–8 ft. apart; plants will fill in within 6 months, rooting where stems touch moist soil. Good on banks, slopes.Will not tolerate foot traffic.
Native to California coastsouth of San Francisco bayand to Channel Islands. Resembles A. lentiform...
Native to Australia but naturalized in parts of the West and Southwest. Forms a dense, foot-high mat o...
From Taiwan. To 15–30 ft. high and wide, with drooping branchlets and glossy green, oval, 2&ndash