Midyim Berry

Austromyrtus dulcis

Midyim Berry Fruiting close up with spiders web

A low spreading shrub with dainty foliage developing a reddish shade in colder climates. The white tea tree like flowers are followed by sweet edible mauve-white speckled berries. A very decorative ground cover.
Other Names: Midgen Berry,

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Specifications of Midyim Berry

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 0-1m

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas SA, WA

Water Requirements Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Part (Sun:50-80%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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Midyim Berry Reviews & Tips

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Amanda
★★★★ 1y ago

LESCHENAULT, WA, Australia

I like these fruits - strangely. They are like little Tic Tacs. 

Evtilda1
★★★★ 1y ago

WOLLONGONG WEST, NSW, Australia

Midyim berry seem like an interesting crop, and fill a hole in front of my pomegranate. We'll see how they go

Springfields1
★★★★★ 4y ago

THE PATCH, VIC, Australia

It did fruit last year, but I did not get to eat them. There's some fruit on it this year and I am not sure when to pick these.

Kath5
★★ 4y ago

GIRRAWHEEN, WA, Australia

Not sure what killed it, could have been heat or being trodden on by passers by.

davewastech
5y ago

WILLOUGHBY EAST, NSW

Very slow growing. Planted two in semi-shade. Flowered, but Still no fruit after 6.5 years.

Pademelon1
★★★★ 5y ago

PADDINGTON, NSW

Growing fast and happily on the street verge, in a harsh position. Watered only to give it a foundation. tasty semi-inconspicuous berries are soft, so best eaten straight from the bush. They seem to push out first, becoming bushy later. Once they get a...

Stuart Usher
7y ago

Oak Park, VIC

Midyim Berry

RedNicce fruit

gardengirl
★★★ 8y ago

Illawarra, NSW

Fruited sparsely in first year. More interesting than spectacular but my husband likes them.

HappyEarth
★★★ 9y ago

Unanderra, NSW, Australia

nice native ground cover with interesting fruits

Nqgrower1
★★ 9y ago

, QLD

There are not many ground cover fruits so I thought I would try this one. The leaves are varied in colour and pretty

BJ
★★★★★ 10y ago

Keperra, QLD, Australia

Great ground cover shrub with very tasty little berries. This is a cross between dulcis and tunuifolia. Loveley soft apple-ish berries with a hint of cinnamon.

Susan
11y ago

Stafford, QLD

Midyim Berry

Nice fruit - tiny but edible staight fromt the tree. Tastes a bit like a guava, hints of cinnamon. Very easy care little bush.

Tass1Trees
★★★★ 11y ago

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grown in winebarrel for 18 months and should fruit this year..

kittykate
★★★★ 11y ago

Valley Heights, NSW, Australia

small still. in pot still. will plant on footpath most likely. doing well though.

k1
★★ 11y ago

Auchenflower, QLD, Australia

slow growingno fruit yet 

eataust1
★★★ 11y ago

Lower Boro, NSW, Australia

Not doing as well as they could; need better soil, more water, possibly less sun.

amanda19
★★★★ 11y ago

LESCHENAULT, WA

Grown from tube stock. Only young so not much to report.2yrs on and no fruit!?

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