Myrica pennsylvanica Bayberry Description Glossy green leaves and gray berries adorn this shrub. Native to seashores, it tolerates doses of our winter salts. A favorite of ours, yet undiscovered in Vermont landscapes. Wax from berries is used to make bayberry candles. Characteristics Hardiness Zone: 4 Light requirements: Sun/Shade Height: 6-9' Spread: 10-12' Native: Yes Sizes & Prices Size: 24" Ht $49.98 Other Information All Myrica Myrica gale Sweetgale Zone: 2 Sun/Shade HT: 3-5' Myrica pennsylvanica Bayberry Zone: 4 Sun/Shade HT: 6-9'