An evergreen shrub found as a naturalised garden escape on waste ground, sand dunes and cliffs. Lowland.
B. monroi is occasionally grown in gardens, most often in areas with a mild climate. It was recorded from the wild in 1985 (Caerns.).
Native of New Zealand.
PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.