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Oregon Myrtle

Umbellularia californica

This evergreen tree, also known as California bay laurel, has aromatic leaves and can be used as a hedgerow, privacy screen, or for erosion control.

Plant Details

Habitats
Habitat NotesFound near water sources.
Mature Height25-30 ft
Shade Preference
Soil Tolerance well-drained moist to dry soil
Special Uses Hedgerow, privacy screen, erosion control. Attracts wildlife, birds.
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