Taxon  Report   24    
Abutilon palmeri  A. Gray
Palmer's abutilon,  Palmer's indian mallow
Abutilon palmeri
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
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Abutilon palmeri
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
Abutilon palmeri
© 2014 John Doyen
Abutilon palmeri, 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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Abutilon palmeri
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Abutilon
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Abutilon palmeri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).