Myrica gale Sweetgale Description Tough native shrub that excels in wet, acidic soils and can tolerate salt. Fragrant foliage can be used to repel insects. Dense rounded form spreads by suckers but not invasive. A favoured plant for some of our native birds. Characteristics Hardiness Zone: 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: Sun/Shade HT: 3-5'