Abutilon mollicomum

(Willdenow) Sweet
Hort. Brit., 54. 1826.
Common names: Pintapán cimarrón
Illustrated
Basionym: Sida mollicoma Willdenow Enum. Pl., 725. 1809
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 224. Mentioned on page 221.

Shrubs, 1–2 m. Stems erect, prominently hirsute, with simple hairs 2–4 mm. Leaves: stipules subulate, 5–9 mm; petiole subequal to blade, prominently hirsute; blade markedly discolorous, broadly ovate or 3–5-angulate, mostly 10–20 cm, ± as long as wide, base cordate, margins irregularly crenate-serrate, apex acuminate, surfaces minutely stellate-pubescent.


Phenology: Flowering late summer.
Habitat: Open desert habitats, along water courses
Elevation: 500–2200 m

Distribution

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Ariz., N.Mex., Tex., Mexico (Chihuahua, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Sonora, Veracruz).

Discussion

Abutilon mollicomum occurs principally in Chihuahua and Sonora and in adjacent Arizona and New Mexico.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

... more about "Abutilon mollicomum"
Paul A. Fryxell† +  and Steven R. Hill +
(Willdenow) Sweet +
Sida mollicoma +
Pintapán cimarrón +
Ariz. +, N.Mex. +, Tex. +, Mexico (Chihuahua +, Guerrero +, Oaxaca +, Sonora +  and Veracruz). +
500–2200 m +
Open desert habitats, along water courses +
Flowering late summer. +
Hort. Brit., +
Illustrated +
Mallow +
Abutilon mollicomum +
Abutilon +
species +