Myrica inodora

odorless wax myrtle

Myrtaceae

wildlife plant   wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: shrub
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Fruit Color: fruit color      brown
Phenology: evergreen
Noted for: Interesting foliage

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Screen along the edge of swamps. Primarily used for restoration.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, organic material (muck)
Soil pH Range: Acidic

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant   wildlife plant  
Native Habitats: Shrub-tree bogs, bayheads, swamps, especially with Cyrilla racemiflora.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A