Flowering Branch of Myrica Californica
The common name of myrica is candleberry myrtle. The californica variety has greenish flowers. The fruit is purple and thinly coated with grayish white wax.
GalleriesFlowers and Shrubs: M
Nicholson, George The Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening, Div. VI (London, England: L. Upcott Gill, 1884)