Taxon  Report   9241 
Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia  (Hook. & Arn.) Rydb.
Gooseberryleaf globemallow
Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia
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Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia
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Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia
© 2010 Bill Harnach
Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia
© 2015 Ron Wolf
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Sphaeralcea
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia var. grossulariifolia
CNPS: Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia ssp. grossulariifolia
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 28, 2016).

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