Medicinal properties are unclear and method of preparation unknown.
Wide spread on the east coast and goes under a host of Indigenous names.
Occurs close to the sea shore.
Prefers acid soil.
Nectar is sucked from the blossoms.
Attracts honey eaters.
Native bee food.
Although referred to as a Paperbark, Myrtles are differentiated because the bark type is smooth, not paper like.
A biological indicator of the presence of shell fish (Pippi, Conch and others), and their readiness for consumption.
|< BACK||MAIN||NEXT >|