Calflora
Taxon  Report   12020 
Sidalcea elegans  Greene
Del norte checkerbloom
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Sidalcea elegans, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.3 (review list).   8th Edition

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Sidalcea
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN + PLANTS: Sidalcea malviflora ssp. elegans
More information about  Sidalcea elegans
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on 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: Sep 21, 2018).

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