Wax Myrtle


Myrica cerifera  

Glossy, olive-green, aromatic foliage. Clusters of waxy, bluish gray berries persist through winter. Handsome, broadly rounded, evergreen shrub border or small tree. Ideal for use as screen, specimen or background.

Bloom/Features: Aromatic foliage, berries
Dimensions: 15′ H x 12′ W
USDA Zones: 6-9
Exposure: Full sun
Soil: Adapts to most soils
Water: As needed
Uses: Screen, accent, ornamental