Myrica californica

Pacific Wax Myrtle

Plant family: Myricaceae - Wax Myrtle


Plant type: Shrub, Tree

Plant origin: N/A, California

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One Gallon 0   14.99
Five gallon - Natural 0   44.99
Fifteen Gallon 0   139.00
24 inch box standard 0   329.99

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Flower Color Insignificant
Blooming Season Summer
Height 5-15 feet, 15-25 feet
Spread 5-10 feet, 10-15 feet, Spreading
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Coastal Sage Scrub, Woodland/Forest

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Clay, Sand

Special Characteristic

Hedges and Screens, Tolerant of Clay Soil

Plant Highlights

This large evergreen shrub is native to the coasts of California, Oregon, and Washington. The foliage is glossy and somewhat fragrant. This is a fast grower and it can be used for an informal hedge or screen, or clipped for a more formal hedge.

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