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Malacothamnus jonesii var. gracilis; Huasna bushmallow   

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Malacothamnus jonesii var. gracilis
Malacothamnus jonesii var. gracilis
Huasna bushmallow
Photographer: John Chesnut

ID: 0000 0000 0514 0700 (2014-05-06)

Copyright © 2014 CNPS, San Luis Obispo Chapter

  • date of photo  May 6, 2014
  • latitude 35.19515   longitude -120.44564     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Upper Lopez Rd, 3/4 mile up hill from Pozo road (San Luis Obispo County, California, US)
  • family Malvaceae
  • notes   TJM and TJM2 do not recognize the southern San Luis Obispo form of Malacothamnus (named sp. gracilis) typed by Alice Eastwood in 1936. This pix shows the key character used by R. Hoover in the Flora of San Luis Obispo: 'Calyx with stellate-pubescent hairs, but hardly tomentose. The surface of the lobes not concealed'
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Huasna bushmallow ( )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
  • View Calflora record for Malacothamnus jonesii var. gracilis
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by keir morse    Sep 2, 2023

    Action: changed name from "Malacothamnus jonesii" to "Malacothamnus jonesii var. gracilis "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "See new treatment of the genus here:"

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