Taxon  Report   7553 
Sidalcea diploscypha  (Torrey & A. Gray) Benth.
Fringed checker mallow,  Fringed checkerbloom, Fringed sidalcea
Sidalcea diploscypha
© 2015 John Doyen
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Sidalcea diploscypha
© 2015 John Doyen
Sidalcea diploscypha
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Sidalcea diploscypha, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Sidalcea diploscypha
© 2005 Barry Breckling
Genus: Sidalcea
Valley Grassland, Coastal Prairie, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.6 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Sidalcea diploscypha
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2018).

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