Taxon  Report   5320 
Malacothamnus palmeri  (S. Watson) E. Greene
Palmer's bushmallow,  Santa Lucia bush mallow
Malacothamnus palmeri, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Malacothamnus palmeri
© 2012 Chris Winchell
Malacothamnus palmeri
© 2012 Chris Winchell
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Malacothamnus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Malacothamnus palmeri var. involucratus
Malacothamnus palmeri var. lucianus
Malacothamnus palmeri var. palmeri
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Malacothamnus palmeri var. involucratus
PLANTS: Malacothamnus palmeri var. lucianus
PLANTS: Malvastrum palmeri var. involucratum
PLANTS: Malvastrum palmeri
 Information about  Malacothamnus palmeri  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MAPA2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 27, 2014).

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