Calflora
Taxon  Report   7720 
Sphaeralcea ambigua  A. Gray  var. ambigua 
Apricot mallow,  Mountain apricot mallow
Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua
© 2006 Steve Matson
Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Sphaeralcea
Parent Record Sphaeralcea ambigua
Community:
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Sphaeralcea ambigua ssp. ambigua
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Sphaeralcea ambigua ssp. ambigua
ICPN: Sphaeralcea ambigua ssp. monticola
ICPN: Sphaeralcea ambigua var. aculeata
More information about  Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPAMA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2018).

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