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Palmer's bushmallow
Malacothamnus palmeri
Palmer's bushmallow Mallow Family
Malacothamnus palmeri Malvaceae
common names
  Palmer's bushmallow
  Santa Lucia bushmallow
accepted scientific name
  Malacothamnus palmeri (S. Watson) Greene
rules for finding collection records
  Malacothamnus palmeri (213)
  Malvastrum palmeri (2)
family name
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
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How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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