Dwarf Wax Myrtle Details

Dwarf Wax Myrtle

  • Botanical Name: Myrica pusilla
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
  • Water Demand: Medium
  • Landscape Use: Border - Mixed, Hedge, Salt Tolerant
  • Ornamental Value:
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Birds
  • Season:
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 4'
  • Plant Height: 4'


A delightful smaller version of the tree form wax myrtle. Leaves are aromatic and berries are pale blue. Makes a nice hedge.

Shrub Care Guide

Dwarf Wax Myrtle Photos