Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua

Synonyms: Sphaeralcea ambigua var. keckii (Kearney) Kearney S. ambigua subsp. monticola Kearney S. ambigua var. monticola S. macdougalii
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 359.

Leaf blades wrinkled, not markedly rugose. Flowers: petals apricot or red-orange; anthers yellow. 2n = 10.

Phenology: Flowering spring–summer.
Habitat: Dry washes and rocky areas
Elevation: 100–2300 m


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Ariz., Calif., Nev., Utah, Mexico (Baja California, Sonora).


Selected References


Lower Taxa

John La Duke +
A. Gray +
Ariz. +, Calif. +, Nev. +, Utah +, Mexico (Baja California +  and Sonora). +
100–2300 m +
Dry washes and rocky areas +
Flowering spring–summer. +
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts +
Sphaeralcea ambigua var. keckii +, S. ambigua subsp. monticola +, S. ambigua var. monticola +  and S. macdougalii +
Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua +
Sphaeralcea ambigua +
variety +