Taxon  Report   7582    
Sidalcea ranunculacea  Greene
Marsh checker mallow,  Marsh checkerbloom
Sidalcea ranunculacea
© 2014 James Gonsman
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Sidalcea ranunculacea
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Sidalcea ranunculacea
© 2009 Billie Hadley
Sidalcea ranunculacea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Sidalcea ranunculacea
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Sidalcea
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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More information about  Sidalcea ranunculacea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
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 21, 2019).