Taxon  Report   10645    
Myrtus communis  L.
Myrtus communis
© 2004 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Myrtus communis
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Myrtus communis, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Myrtus communis
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Genus: Myrtus
Toxicity: MINOR
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Myrtus communis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).