Taxon  Report   4631 
Lavatera assurgentiflora  Kellogg
island mallow, malva rosa
Lavatera assurgentiflora, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Bloom Period
Community: Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Genus: Lavatera
Subspecies and Varieties:
Lavatera assurgentiflora ssp. assurgentiflora
Lavatera assurgentiflora ssp. glabra
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Malva assurgentiflora
 NOTE: Lavatera assurgentiflora is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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