Taxon  Report   10628 
Malacothamnus orbiculatus  (Greene) Greene
Fremon's bushmallow
Malacothamnus orbiculatus
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Malacothamnus orbiculatus
© 2013 Steve Matson
Malacothamnus orbiculatus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Malacothamnus orbiculatus
© 2005 Brent Miller
Genus: Malacothamnus
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: May 27, 2016).

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