Sphaeralcea fendleri var. fendleri

Synonyms: Sphaeralcea fendleri subsp. elongata Kearney S. fendleri var. elongata (Kearney) Kearney S. fendleri subsp. tripartita (Wooton & Standley) Kearney S. fendleri var. tripartita (Wooton & Standley) Kearney S. leiocarpa S. tripartita
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 364. Mentioned on page 363.

Stems usually green, sometimes purple or black, sparsely pubescent. Leaf blades green to light green, surfaces sparsely pubescent. Petals red-orange. 2n = 10, 20.

Phenology: Flowering summer–fall.
Habitat: Forested areas
Elevation: 900–2500 m


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Ariz., Colo., Kans., N.Mex., Mexico (Chihuahua, Sonora).


Selected References


Lower Taxa

John La Duke +
Ariz. +, Colo. +, Kans. +, N.Mex. +, Mexico (Chihuahua +  and Sonora). +
900–2500 m +
Forested areas +
Flowering summer–fall. +
Smithsonian Contr. Knowl. +
Illustrated +
Sphaeralcea fendleri subsp. elongata +, S. fendleri var. elongata +, S. fendleri subsp. tripartita +, S. fendleri var. tripartita +, S. leiocarpa +  and S. tripartita +
Sphaeralcea fendleri var. fendleri +
Sphaeralcea fendleri +
variety +