Calflora
Taxon  Report   5312    
Malacothamnus fremontii  (Torr. ex A. Gray) Greene
Fremont's bush mallow
Malacothamnus fremontii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: Malvaceae  
Genus: Malacothamnus

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSMalacothamnus fremontii ssp. cercophorus
JEFMalacothamnus howellii
PLANTSMalvastrum fremontii var. cercophorum
PLANTSMalvastrum fremontii var. niveum
PLANTSMalvastrum fremontii
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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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/27/2021).