EPPO Global Database

Myrica gale(MYRGA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-03-17

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MYRGA
  • Preferred name: Myrica gale
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Atlantic Europe to northern Russia, far north of North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gale belgica Dumortier
Gale palustris (Lamarck) Chevalier

Common names
Name Language
bog gale English
bog myrtle English (GB)
Dutch myrtle English
moor myrtle English
sweet gale English
waxberry English
brabanter Myrte German
echter Gagelstrauch German
Gagel German
Gagelstrauch German
Heidegagelstrauch German
Heidemyrte German
Mäusemyrte German
Sumpfmyrte German
Torfgagelstrauch German
bois sent-bon French
galé odorant French
lorette French
myrica galé French
myrte bâtard French
myrte de Brabant French
myrte des marais French
piment aquatique French
piment royal French
poivre du Brabant French
romarin du Nord French
arrayán de Brabante Spanish
mirto de Brabante Spanish
mirto bastardo Italian
mirto di Brabante Italian
mortarella brabantica Italian
gagel Dutch
wilde gagel Dutch
alecrim-do-norte Portuguese
samouco-de-brabante Portuguese
pors Swedish
ヤチヤナギ Japanese
yachiyanagi Japanese
восковник болотный Russian
восковник обыкновенный Russian
восковница болотная Russian
восковница обыкновенная Russian
mose-pors Danish
pors Danish
pors Norwegian
suomyrtti Finnish
woskownica europejska Polish
harilik porss Estonian
balzamkārkls Latvian
parastā purvmirte Latvian
pajūrinis sotvaras Lithuanian