Calflora
Taxon  Report   5323 
Malacothamnus palmeri  (Wats.) Greene  var. palmeri 
Santa lucia bush mallow
Malacothamnus palmeri var. palmeri
© 2012 Chris Winchell
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Malacothamnus palmeri var. palmeri
© 2012 Chris Winchell
Malacothamnus palmeri var. palmeri, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Malacothamnus palmeri var. palmeri
© 2012 Chris Winchell
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Malacothamnus
Parent Record Malacothamnus palmeri
Community:
Chaparral
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
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ICPN: Malvastrum palmeri
More information about  Malacothamnus palmeri var. palmeri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 11, 2017).

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