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Myrica californica

Classification

Order: Myricales
   Family: Myricaceae
            Genus: Myrica
                        Specie: Myrica californica

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Moist, well-drained, humus-rich soil

Features: Narrow laurel-like leaves; waxy purple fruit

Uses: Shrub borders, screen, informal hedge

Zones: 7-10

Description: This shrub or small tree up to 30?ft (9?m) tall is found on the west coast of the USA. It is an evergreen with lustrous, 2?4?in (5?10?cm) long, narrowly elliptical, laurel-like leaves that have finely toothed edges. Its flowers are not showy but the 1?4?i

Growth Habit: Multi-branching habit

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