Taxon  Report   9242    
Sphaeralcea rusbyi  A. Gray
Rusby's globemallow
Sphaeralcea rusbyi
© 2008 Hartmut Wisch (var. eremicola)
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Sphaeralcea rusbyi
© 2008 Hartmut Wisch (var. eremicola)
Sphaeralcea rusbyi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Sphaeralcea rusbyi
© 2006 Heath McAllister (var. eremicola)
Genus: Sphaeralcea
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Sphaeralcea rusbyi
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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website references from Google

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 23, 2019).