Taxon  Report   5316 
Malacothamnus jonesii  (Munz) Kearney
Jones's bush mallow,  slender bushmallow

Malacothamnus jonesii
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Malacothamnus jonesii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Malacothamnus jonesii, 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 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Malacothamnus jonesii
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Malacothamnus
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Malvastrum gracile
PLANTS: Malvastrum jonesii
ICPN: Malacothamnus niveus
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 13, 2015).

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