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Myrica (Morella) pensylvanica

Common Name: Northern Bayberry

Small to medium-sized shrub with fragrant foliage, often used for naturalizing in states along the Atlantic coast from MA to SC. Famed for its use in making candles using the waxy berries during colonial times, its best present use is as an easy foundation plant, where it will tolerate compact or infertile soils.

Flower Color: White
Zones: 3-7
Growth Habit: Shrub
Height: 10-15
Spread: 10-15
Light Needs: Full Sun
Flowering Season: Spring
Leaf Color: Green
Plant Features: Drought Tolerant

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