Taxon  Report   5310 
Malacothamnus fasciculatus  (Torrey & A. Gray) E. Greene
Mendocino bushmallow,  Santa Cruz Island bush mallow, chaparral mallow
Malacothamnus fasciculatus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Malacothamnus fasciculatus
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Malacothamnus fasciculatus
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Malacothamnus fasciculatus
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Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Genus: Malacothamnus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. catalinensis
Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. fasciculatus
Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. nesioticus
Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. nuttallii
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Malacothamnus arcuatus
PLANTS: Malvastrum nesioticum var. nuttallii
PLANTS: Malvastrum mendocinense
PLANTS: Malvastrum hallii
PLANTS: Malvastrum fasciculatum
PLANTS: Malvastrum fasciculatum var. laxiflorum
PLANTS: Malvastrum arcuatum
PLANTS: Malva fasciculata
PLANTS: Malacothamnus parishii
PLANTS: Malacothamnus mendocinensis
PLANTS: Malacothamnus hallii
PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. nuttallii
PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. nesioticus
PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. laxiflorus
PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. catalinensis
PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus ssp. laxiflorus
PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus ssp. catalinensis
PLANTS: Malvastrum nesioticum
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 01, 2015).

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