Taxon: Phymosia umbellata (Cav.) Kearney

Genus: Phymosia
Family: Malvaceae
  Subfamily: Malvoideae
      Tribe: Malveae
Nomen number: 105678
Place of publication: Leafl. W. Bot. 5:190. 1949
Name Verified on: 14-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Mar-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Tamaulipas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Puebla, - Veracruz

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Fryxell, P. A. 1988. Malvaceae of Mexico Syst. Bot. Monogr. 25:358.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)


Check other web resources for Phymosia umbellata (Cav.) Kearney :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.