Calflora
Taxon  Report   9241    
Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia  (Hook. & Arn.) Rydb.
Gooseberryleaf globemallow
Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Family: MALVACEAE  
Genus: Sphaeralcea
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia var. grossulariifolia
ICPN + CNPS: Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia ssp. grossulariifolia
More information about  Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPGR2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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 06, 2019).