Taxon  Report   7571 
Sidalcea malviflora  (DC.) Benth.  ssp. purpurea  Hitchc.
Dwarf checkerbloom,  Purple checkerbloom
Sidalcea malviflora ssp. purpurea
© 2014 Neal Kramer
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Sidalcea malviflora ssp. purpurea
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Sidalcea malviflora ssp. purpurea
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Sidalcea malviflora ssp. purpurea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Sidalcea malviflora ssp. purpurea
© 2012 Asa Spade
Genus: Sidalcea
Parent Record Sidalcea malviflora
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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More information about  Sidalcea malviflora ssp. purpurea
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2017).

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