Taxon: Sphaeralcea coccinea (Nutt.) Rydb.

 
Genus: Sphaeralcea
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Malveae
Nomen number: 105692
Place of publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 40:58. 1913
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 28-Feb-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 30 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Animal food: forage ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan (s.), Alberta (s.), Manitoba (s.), British Columbia (s.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa (w.), Kansas, Minnesota (s.w.), Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho (s.), Montana, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (n.), Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  3. Douglas, G. W. et al., eds. Illustrated flora of British Columbia. (IllF Brit Col)
  4. Eilers, L. J. & D. M. Roosa The vascular plants of Iowa. 1994 (L Iowa)
  5. Fryxell, P. A. 1988. Malvaceae of Mexico Syst. Bot. Monogr. 25:426.
  6. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. La Duke, J. & D. K. Northington 1978. The systematics of Sphaeralcea coccinea (Nutt.) Rydb. (Malvaceae) SouthW. Naturalist 23:651-660.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  11. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  12. Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas. 1991 (L Minn)
  13. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. (F Utah)
  14. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Sphaeralcea coccinea (Nutt.) Rydb. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Sphaeralcea coccinea cultivars
  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?105692. Accessed 17 June 2018.