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Morella pumila
dwarf wax-myrtle Wax Myrtle Family
Morella pumila Myricaceae
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common name
  dwarf wax-myrtle
accepted scientific name
  Morella pumila Small
rules for finding collection records
  Morella pumila (34)
  Myrica pumila (3)
  Myrica pusilla (13)
  Cerothamnus pumilus (0)
family name
  Myricaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Suzanne Cadwell
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 1st week of December

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
May be a variety of Myrica cerifera rather than a species.
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Grassland
Forest
Disturbed
Sand
Riparian
Brush
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