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Myrica gale

Family:Myricaceae
Species:Myrica gale L.
Common Name:sweetgale
Habitat:Edges of streams and ponds, shrub swamps, bogs, and fens. Mostly in cool peaty wet habitats. Sometimes becoming a dominant shrub species in these habitats.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Shrub
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 8
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Fagales
FamilyMyricaceae
Genus Myrica
Species Myrica gale L. - sweetgale

Citation

Citation Myrica gale L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Cayuga2003 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
Werier (2017) voucher!; D. Werier 1500 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Clinton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Clinton1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Cortland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Franklin  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Fulton2007 NYS – 254
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC – 265
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Hamilton1947 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Hamilton1965 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Hamilton1983 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Lewis1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Nassau1918 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Nassau1926 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Nassau1940 OBPF – Log_num: 11433
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Nassau1911 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Nassau1899 BKL – BKL00010067
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Orange1994 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Orange1817 BKL – BKL00088193
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL – BKL00010073
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1994 BKL – BKL00010065
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Otsego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Queens  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Rensselaer1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Rensselaer1998 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Rockland1957 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
St. Lawrence1982 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
St. Lawrence1990 ESF
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
  Anne Johnson
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1913 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1923 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1920 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1903 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1973 OBPF – Log_num: 10011
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1940 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1974 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1995 BKL – BKL00016067
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL – BKL00010057
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1871 BKL – BKL00010063
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1877 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1934 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1918 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1877 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1873 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1888 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1914 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1971 OBPF – Log_num: RZ8125
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1919 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1938 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1919 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1982 OBPF – Log_num: 6594
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1920 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1929 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1920 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1984 OBPF – Log_num: 7607A
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1994 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1921 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Suffolk1906 BKL – BKL00010068
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1922 BKL – BKL00010070
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1873 BKL – BKL00010059
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1996 BKL – BKL00007383
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1916 BKL – BKL00010066
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1919 BKL – BKL00010069
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1999 BKL – BKL00007402
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL – BKL00010072
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1873 BKL – BKL00010055
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1932 BKL – BKL00010058
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1936 BKL – BKL00010062
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1874 BKL – BKL00010056
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1976 BKL – BKL00010060
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1999 BKL – BKL00010923
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1913 BKL – BKL00010064
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL – BKL00010074
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1928 BKL – BKL00010061
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1919 BKL – BKL00010071
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Warren1916 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Warren1916 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Warren1880 BKL – BKL00066023
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1973 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Warren1941 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Warren1900 BKL – BKL00088952
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1891 BKL – BKL00066022
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1891 BKL – BKL00067151
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington1917 BKL – BKL00066021
Herbarium Name Used: Myrica gale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   
Wayne  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myrica gale
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Myrica gale var. subglabra Myrica gale L. var. subglabra (A. Chev.) Fernald