Taxon  Report   5304 
Malacothamnus aboriginum  (Robinson) E. Greene
Gray bushmallow,  Indian valley bush mallow
Malacothamnus aboriginum
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Malacothamnus aboriginum
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Malacothamnus aboriginum
© 2012 Gary McDonald
Malacothamnus aboriginum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) 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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Malacothamnus aboriginum
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Malacothamnus
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Malvastrum aboriginum
More information about  Malacothamnus aboriginum
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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 24, 2016).

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