Taxon  Report   7565    
Sidalcea malviflora  (DC.) A. Gray  ssp. asprella  (Greene) C. L. Hitchc.  
(no longer an active name)
Dwarf checkerbloom,  Harsh checker mallow
Sidalcea malviflora ssp. asprella, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Sidalcea
Parent: Sidalcea malviflora
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF other name:
Sidalcea asprella ssp. asprella

PLANTS other name:
Sidalcea asprella

Alternate Names:
NOTE: Sidalcea malviflora ssp. asprella is no longer an active name.
More information about  Sidalcea malviflora ssp. asprella
Nursery 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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 25, 2020).