The Tree Place

5501 East I20

Fort Worth, TX 76119


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Southern Wax Myrtle

Myrica cerifera


Height 10'- 15'

Spread 10'- 12'


 The Wax Myrtle is one of the best screen plants. It is fast growing and can take full sun to part shade. It has small elliptical green leaves and females will have blue-gray berry clusters on the stem, which show in the fall.  The Wax Myrtle also has a nice fragrance.