California Wax Myrtle


These have never bloomed at the nursery before. Now they have! The catkins are beautiful! (If a bit understated). Eventually we’ll get dark purple berries too.

Myrica californica is native to the West Coast and the leaves are extremely fragrant when crushed, also known as bayberry – used for various medicinal preparations.

Here’s a picture of the fruit from the Mendocino Coast.


    
    
  Cactus and Succulents
  Bamboo
  Perennials
  Carnivorous Plants
  Airplants

  Sign up for our Monthly Newsletter

Categories

November 2018
MTWTFSS
« Aug  
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930 

US Constitution

Videos



We Get Questions

Email your questions to:

blog [at] cactusjungle [dot] com