Taxon  Report   11818 
Malva pseudolavatera  Webb & Berthel.
Cretan mallow
Malva pseudolavatera
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Malva pseudolavatera
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Malva pseudolavatera
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Malva pseudolavatera, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Malva pseudolavatera
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Malva
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Lavatera cretica
TJM2: Malva linnaei
More information about  Malva pseudolavatera
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 30, 2016).

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