odorless wax myrtle
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Fruit Color: brown
Noted for: Interesting foliage
Recommended Uses: Screen along the edge of swamps. Primarily used for restoration.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, organic material (muck)
Soil pH Range: Acidic
Native Habitats: Shrub-tree bogs, bayheads, swamps, especially with Cyrilla racemiflora.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: