Taxon  Report   5310 
Malacothamnus fasciculatus  (Torrey & A. Gray) E. Greene
Chaparral mallow,  Mendocino bushmallow, Santa cruz island bush mallow

Malacothamnus fasciculatus
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Malacothamnus fasciculatus
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Malacothamnus fasciculatus
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
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
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Malacothamnus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus ssp. catalinensis
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 fasciculatus var. laxiflorus
PLANTS: Malacothamnus fasciculatus ssp. laxiflorus
PLANTS: Malvastrum nesioticum
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Nov 30, 2015).

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