Calflora
Taxon  Report   5734    
Myrica hartwegii  S. Watson
Mountain wax myrtle,  Sierra bayberry, Sierra sweet bay
Myrica hartwegii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: MYRICACEAE  
Genus: Myrica
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Myrica hartwegii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MYHA)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 21, 2019).