Taxon  Report   5316 
Malacothamnus jonesii  (Munz) Kearney
Jones's bush mallow,  slender bushmallow
Malacothamnus jonesii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Malacothamnus jonesii
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Malacothamnus jonesii
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Malacothamnus jonesii
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Genus: Malacothamnus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Malacothamnus gracilis
PLANTS: Malvastrum gracile
PLANTS: Malvastrum jonesii
ICPN: Malacothamnus niveus
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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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 31, 2015).

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