NH State Forest Nursery

Northern BayberryMyrica pensylvanica

Mature height: 3-8'.


Well-drained to dry


Food and cover; plant 1-3' apart for best wildlife use

Wildlife Value:

Fruit consumed by songbirds and game birds


Persistent June through April

Seed Source:

New Hampshire

Seedling Details
Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 Per 1000
1-2 yr 6-12" $15 $25 $80 N/A N/A

Available in the Winter Survival Package.

photo of northern bayberry seedling


photo of northern bayberry courtesy of dr. michael dirr


NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488