Taxon  Report   7557 
Sidalcea hickmanii  Greene  ssp. anomala  C. L. Hitchc.
Cuesta pass checkerbloom
Sidalcea hickmanii ssp. anomala
© 2004 Laura Ann Eliassen
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Sidalcea hickmanii ssp. anomala
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Sidalcea hickmanii ssp. anomala
© 2006 Doreen L. Smith
Sidalcea hickmanii ssp. anomala, a dicot, is a perennial herb 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

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .

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Sidalcea hickmanii ssp. anomala
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2011 California Academy of Sciences
Genus: Sidalcea
Parent Record Sidalcea hickmanii
Closed-cone Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.6 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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: Jun 19, 2018).

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