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    • Sidalcea

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

dwarf checkermallow Sidalcea malviflora

Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 18, 2014 05:46 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

dwarf checkermallow Sidalcea malviflora

Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 18, 2014 06:20 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

April 21, 2014

Description

Seen in bloom along the clifftops in a rough area of the coastal prairie scrub habitat. This specimen was quite low to the ground, possibly stunted by high winds, saline mist and saline soils.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

dwarf checkerbloom Sidalcea malviflora ssp. malviflora

Observer

robberfly

Date

April 20, 2014 12:11 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

Seen on the top of the eastern levee along Tolay Estuary.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

geranium-leaved checkerbloom Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata

Observer

sarahsnail

Date

April 16, 2014 03:07 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hartweg's Checkerbloom Sidalcea hartwegii

Observer

paloma

Date

April 17, 2014 12:58 PM PDT

Description

aka Valley Sidalcea

at vernal pool

Photos / Sounds

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What

checkermallow Sidalcea malviflora

Observer

loarie

Date

April 16, 2014 02:42 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

April 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dwarf Checkermallow Sidalcea malviflora

Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 12, 2014 10:18 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dwarf Checkermallow Sidalcea malviflora

Observer

dgreenberger

Date

April 14, 2014 06:16 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dwarf Checkermallow Sidalcea malviflora

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

April 13, 2014

Description

This delicate five petaled flower was seen in the understory of an open canopy coastal Bishop pine forest. Its height is about 25 cm.

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Description from Wikipedia

Sidalcea is a genus of the botanical family Malvaceae. It contains several species of flower known generally as checkerblooms or checkermallows, or prairie mallows in the United Kingdom. They can be annuals or perennials, some rhizomatous. They are native to West and Central North America.

No range data available.