These starter plants are less than 12 inches tall when we ship them. Pictures used for this web store depict mature plants of the correct species.
Latin Name: Myrica cerifera
This salt tolerant evergreen shrub is used as a fast growing hedge or privacy screen. Fertilize and achieving desired shape requires pruning. The leaves also emit a lovely fragrance. Growth is approximately 3-5 feet per year.
Amount of Sunlight: Full sun/ partial sun
Amount of Water: Water regularly
Soil Conditions: Prefers moist soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 7-9
This easy-to-grow evergreen shrub needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Pruning is recommended once per year.