Taxon  Report   26 
Abutilon theophrasti  Medikus
velvet leaf, velvetleaf
Abutilon theophrasti, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

 Interactive Distribution Map 


 Observation Hotline 
 (observation details + photos)



 Distribution by County 


© 2002 Jennifer Forman

© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period

© 2002 Jennifer Forman
Community: escaped cultivar
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Abutilon
Add an Observation of Abutilon theophrasti
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Abutilon abutilon
PLANTS: Abutilon avicennae
 Information about  Abutilon theophrasti  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ABTH)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.

Applications About Calflora Search for Plants
Calflora  -  1700 Shattuck Avenue   #198,   Berkeley, CA   94709  -  510 883-3148  -  CONTACT