Taxon  Report   5603 
Modiola caroliniana  (L.) G. Don
Carolina bristle mallow,  Carolina bristlemallow
Modiola caroliniana
© 2006 Chet Blackburn
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Modiola caroliniana
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Modiola caroliniana
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Modiola caroliniana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Modiola caroliniana
© 2009 Jorg Fleige
Genus: Modiola
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Modiola multifida
More information about  Modiola caroliniana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 20, 2018).

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