Taxon  Report   7722    
Sphaeralcea ambigua  A. Gray  var. rugosa  (Kearney) Kearney
Apricot mallow,  Desert globemallow
Sphaeralcea ambigua var. rugosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Genus: Sphaeralcea
Parent: Sphaeralcea ambigua
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Sphaeralcea ambigua ssp. rugosa

Alternate Names:
JEF: Sphaeralcea ambigua ssp. rugosa
More information about  Sphaeralcea ambigua var. rugosa
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 06, 2019).