Sweet Gale

$6.00

Myrica gale

50 in stock

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Description

Sweet Gale (Myrica Gale) is a water-loving shrub whose leaves give off a sweet fragrance when rubbed. Commonly suited to grow in wet, rocky locations or along boggy areas. Not a very large shrub and often used for bordering ponds, foot paths or property edges. Easy to maintain and makes a wonderful habitat for many birds and small wildlife. The leaves can be dried and made into a tea.

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Additional information

Weight .13 kg
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 40 cm
Flower Colour

Red

Bloom Period

Summer

Fall Colours

Yellow

Pollinators

Birds

Poisonous To Humans?

Yes

Moisture Requirements

Moist, Wet

Soil Requirements

Loam, Rich in Organic Matter

Light Requirements

Sun to Partial Shade