Myrica gale Sweetgale Description This tough native shrub excels in wet, acidic soils and can tolerate salt. Its dense rounded form spreads by suckers but is not invasive. Fragrant foliage can be used to repel insects. A favoured plant for some of our native birds. Characteristics Hardiness Zone: 2 Light requirements: Sun/Shade Height: 3-5' Spread: 3-5' Native: Yes Sizes & Prices Size: 24" Ht $59.98 Other Information All Sweetgale Sweetgale Myrica gale Zone: 2 Sun/Shade HT: 3-5'