Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of 7 genera and about 243 species of prostrate to erect shrubs and small trees Asia to Australia, the Pacific Islands, Maurtitius and the Caribbean.  [FNSW].  Represented in the Hortus by a single species.

Plants in this Family

  1. Myoporum montanum R.Br.