Taxon  Report   7554 
Sidalcea glaucescens  E. Greene
Glaucous checker mallow,  Waxy checkerbloom, Waxy checkermallow
Sidalcea glaucescens
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Sidalcea glaucescens
© 2014 Jean Pawek
Sidalcea glaucescens
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Sidalcea glaucescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Sidalcea glaucescens
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Sidalcea
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Sidalcea glaucescens
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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