Taxon  Report   5734 
Myrica hartwegii  S. Watson
Mountain wax myrtle,  Sierra bayberry, Sierra sweet bay
Myrica hartwegii
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Myrica hartwegii
© 2012 Steven Perry
Myrica hartwegii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Myrica hartwegii
© 2010 Belinda Lo
Family: MYRICACEAE  
Genus: Myrica
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Myrica hartwegii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 30, 2016).

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