Rhodomyrtus tomentosa (weed)

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Rhodomyrtus tomentosa (weed) (Aiton) Hassk. - (downy rose myrtle)

This evergreen shrub is native to southern Asia and has been grown as an ornamental and for its edible fruits in several countries. Since the 1940s, it has become invasive in parts of North America and Hawaii where it forms dense, impenetrable thickets.