Not A Cutting But A 'Start'?
...ing'? lol How often should I water my 2 foot tall Wax Myrtles after I put them in the ground? I know they love water but I… More
How Long Until My Hedges Are
...ou know when they are 'established'? I planted my Wax Myrtle Hedges about 11 days ago and THANK GOD we have had a storm over Florida and it… More
Could Bugs Cause Leaf Spotting and Curling?
...b of the year here!!!!!!!!:( I have newly planted Wax Myrtle Shrubs (5 weeks) and I am seeing that SOME of their new leaves are coming in curled crooked and/or with light brown spots!!! I saw a baby caterpillar and have noticed some munching on the leaves. Are my… More
Wax Myrtle Spacing?
Hello all! I want to plant a row of wax myrtles to screen or buffer for privacy. My problem is that I am having difficulty in finding out about spacing. One website said "every 10 feet." I have also seen "every 5 feet." This is quite a variance. Does anyone… More
Planting Wax Myrtle Hedge
...d I want to do things right. I want to plant some Wax Myrtle for a privacy hedge (only need a 20 foot strip covered). I have read and heard that spacing them 5 feet apart is… More
How Much Of Sulphur Do I Add?
Ok, "brownthumb" here! I am planting my Wax myrtle Shrubs and I have 5 of them. I purchased Sulphur to add to the soil because my soil is more alkaline than it is acid and Wax myrtle thrive better in slightly acidic soil. The directions on the 4 lb package… More
What is considered Full Sun??
...need to ask silly questions. I am picking up some Wax Myrtles tomorrow for a privacy hedge I need. The area is only 20'long. I have read and re-read a lot about the Wax Myrtle and they… More
Crape Myrtle or Wax Myrtle?
...g out if a tree in my yard is a crape myrtle or a wax myrtle, and thought maybe someone here can help. The tree was here when we moved in, but it must have been planted as part of the landscaping within about the past… More