Specialization: Nitrogen Fixing/Leaf retention Growth Rate: Slow/Medium Soil Type: Wide Range including Poor soils
Soil Moisture: Well drained to Dry.
Height at Maturity: 6-8′
Bayberry is a tough plant that will grow even in poor soils, as this plant has the ability to fix nitrogen from the atmosphere to the soil. This shrub retains most of it’s leaves in the winter making this plant one of the best shrubs for screens.