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Sidalcea asprella  Greene  ssp. asprella 
Harsh checkerbloom, sierra foothills checkerbloom
Sidalcea asprella ssp. asprella is a perennial herb that is native to California.
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Parent: Sidalcea asprella
Genus: Sidalcea
Family: Malvaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFSidalcea malviflora ssp. asprella
Information about  Sidalcea asprella ssp. asprella from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SIASA2)

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[wildflower.org] Characteristics, Bloom Info, Habitat: Plant Characteristics Duration: Perennial Habit: Herb , Subshrub Fruit Type: Schizocarp Size Notes: Up to about 4 feet tall. Bloom Information Bloom Color: Pink , Purple Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul Bloom Notes: Pink to pale purple with pale veins. Distribution USA: CA , OR Native Habitat: Open woodlands, wet meadow margins, foothill woodlands, conifer forests, sometimes on serpentine. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)


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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals. [web application]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 11/28/2023).