Scarification: remove all wax from seed, wash in warm detergent water to completely get the wax off, rinse 3 times
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days
Germination: seed may start to germinate in cold strat., sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Introducing Myrica inodora, also known as Odorless Wax-myrtle or Scentless Bayberry, a shrub or small tree that grows up to 20 feet tall in coastal swamps, stream banks and wetlands from Florida to Louisiana. Unlike its pungent-smelling cousins, this Myrica inodora variant is fragrance-free and perfect for those who prefer a subtler botanical aroma. Its compact size makes it an ideal addition to small gardens or landscapes, while its hardy nature and ability to withstand harsh coastal conditions make it a great choice for beachside properties. With its striking green foliage and occasional red berries, this shrub adds visual interest all year round, and is a great choice for those looking to add some architectural character to their garden. Order your odorless wax-myrtle today and experience the beauty and practicality of this unique coastal plant!