Taxon  Report   3050 
Eremalche rotundifolia  (A. Gray) E. Greene
Desert five spot,  Desert fivespot
Eremalche rotundifolia
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
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Eremalche rotundifolia
© 2005 Jim Dunn
Eremalche rotundifolia
© 2003 Michael Charters
Eremalche rotundifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eremalche rotundifolia
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Eremalche
Community:
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Malvastrum rotundifolium
More information about  Eremalche rotundifolia
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 24, 2016).

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