New England Wild Flower Society

Morella caroliniensis

bayberry (Myrica pensylvanica)

Description coming soon

Height: 2-6 ft
Spread: 3-6 ft
Hardiness Zone: 4-7


Bloom Color: Insignificant

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun
Part Shade
Soil Moisture
Dry
Average
Ecoregion
(84) Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens
(82) Acadian Plains and Hills
(58) Northeastern Highlands
(83) Eastern Great Lakes Lowlands
(59) Northeastern Coastal Zone
Attracts Wildlife
Host Plant
Pollinator Powerhouse Plant
Attracts Songbirds
Ornamental Interest
Summer Fruit
Winter Interest and/or Evergreen
Spring Bloom
Attractive Fall Foliage and/or Ornamental Fruit
Blue Fruit
Landscape Use
Rain Garden
Massing
Hedge
Tolerance
Urban Environment
Drought Tolerant
Deer/Rabbit Resistant
Salt Tolerant
Additional Attributes
Edible
Low Maintenance
Fragrant


North American Distribution


bayberry Morella caroliniensis from New England Wild Flower Society