Calflora
Taxon  Report   10098    
Malacothamnus foliosus  (S. Watson) Kearney
Monarch bushmallow
Malacothamnus foliosus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Malacothamnus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Malacothamnus paniculatus
More information about  Malacothamnus foliosus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MAFO3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Mar 20, 2019).