Calflora
Taxon  Report   7719    
Sphaeralcea ambigua  A. Gray
Apricot mallow,  Desert globemallow, Desert mallow, Deserthollyhock
Sphaeralcea ambigua, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Sphaeralcea
Subspecies and Varieties:
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Sphaeralcea ambigua
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPAM2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 07, 2019).