Taxon  Report   5312 
Malacothamnus fremontii  A. Gray
Fremon's bushmallow,  Fremont's bush mallow
Malacothamnus fremontii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Malacothamnus fremontii
© 2005 Brent Miller
Malacothamnus fremontii
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Malacothamnus fremontii
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Genus: Malacothamnus
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Malacothamnus fremontii ssp. cercophorus
PLANTS: Malacothamnus helleri
PLANTS: Malacothamnus niveus
PLANTS: Malacothamnus orbiculatus
PLANTS: Malvastrum fremontii ssp. exfibulosum
PLANTS: Malvastrum fremontii var. cercophorum
PLANTS: Malvastrum fremontii var. niveum
PLANTS: Malvastrum fremontii
PLANTS: Malvastrum orbiculatum
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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: Mar 29, 2015).

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