About Evergreen Bayberry
This deciduous shrub native to portions of eastern US in the Myricaceae family is drought, erosion, salt spray, and wet site tolerant. Suckers easily and forms colonies. It needs at least one male per grouping for pollination. It fixes atmospheric nitrogen.
Also known as
Morella pensylvanica and northern bayberry
How to care for Evergreen Bayberry
Evergreen Bayberry needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Evergreen Bayberry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Evergreen Bayberry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Evergreen Bayberry after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.