Calflora
Taxon  Report   8644    
Anisodontea capensis  (L.) D. M. Bates
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Anisodontea capensis, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Anisodontea
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Malva capensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Malvastrum capense
More information about  Anisodontea capensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ANCA46)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 15, 2019).