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|Family: Myricaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Shrub. Leaf: aromatic; blade unlobed, +- serrate, especially in upper 1/2. Staminate Flower: stamens generally 3--5.
Species In Genus: 2 species in North America, Eurasia, temperate. Etymology: (Greek: old name for fragrant shrub) Note: Myrica californica moved to Morella.
Unabridged Note: Myrica gale L. circumboreal.
eFlora Treatment Author: Allan J. Bornstein
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Morella californica
Next taxon: Myrica hartwegii
Citation for this treatment: Allan J. Bornstein 2016. Myrica, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=9907, accessed on September 28, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on September 28, 2016.