Calflora
Taxon  Report   11194 
Hibiscus lasiocarpos  Cav.  var. occidentalis  (Torr.) A. Gray
Woolly rose-mallow
Hibiscus lasiocarpos var. occidentalis
© 2012 Steven Perry
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Hibiscus lasiocarpos var. occidentalis
© 2012 Steven Perry
Hibiscus lasiocarpos var. occidentalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Hibiscus lasiocarpos var. occidentalis
© 2012 Steven Perry
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Hibiscus
Parent Record Hibiscus lasiocarpos
Communities:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Hibiscus californicus
ICPN: Hibiscus lasiocarpus
CNPS: Hibiscus lasiocarpos
More information about  Hibiscus lasiocarpos var. occidentalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 19, 2018).

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