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Malacothamnus fasciculatus
chaparral mallow Mallow Family
Malacothamnus fasciculatus Malvaceae
common names
  chaparral mallow
  Mendocino bushmallow
accepted scientific name
  Malacothamnus fasciculatus (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) Greene
rules for finding collection records
  Malacothamnus arcuatus (18)
  Malacothamnus fasciculatus (1209)
  Malacothamnus hallii (69)
family name
Image Author: ©2005 Barry Breckling
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .4 to .8 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of February thru end of November

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (239)
Cal Photos (97)
Cal Photos (85)
Wikimedia Commons (13)
Tony Valois NPS (7)
Jay Sullivan (1)
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