Taxon  Report   4262    
Horsfordia newberryi  (S. Watson) A. Gray
Newberry's velvet mallow,  Newberry's velvetmallow
Horsfordia newberryi
© 2003 Debra Valov
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Horsfordia newberryi
© 2015 Keir Morse
Horsfordia newberryi
© 2010 Lech Naumovich
Horsfordia newberryi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Horsfordia newberryi
© 2015 Keir Morse
Genus: Horsfordia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Abutilon newberryi
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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).