Taxon  Report   3048    
Eremalche parryi  (Greene) Greene  ssp. kernensis  (C. B. Wolf) D. M. Bates
Kern mallow
Eremalche parryi ssp. kernensis
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
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Eremalche parryi ssp. kernensis
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Eremalche parryi ssp. kernensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Eremalche kernensis
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Endangered .

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Eremalche parryi ssp. kernensis
© 2018 Sarah Termondt
Genus: Eremalche
Parent: Eremalche parryi
Communities: Shadscale Scrub, Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Malvastrum kernensis
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Eremalche kernensis
More information about  Eremalche parryi ssp. kernensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 20, 2019).