Taxon: Sphaeralcea munroana (Douglas ex Lindl.) Spach ex A. Gray

 
Genus: Sphaeralcea
Family: Malvaceae
  Subfamily: Malvoideae
      Tribe: Malveae
Nomen number: 35232
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 22:292. 1887
Name Verified on: 11-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Aug-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 21 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Animal food: forage (fide Food Feed Crops US)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Hill, S. R. 1982. A monograph of the genus Malvastrum A. Gray (Malvaceae: Malveae) (Rhodora) 84:395.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. 1955-1969 (F Pacif NW)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kearney, T. H. 1935. The North American species of Sphaeralcea subgenus Eusphaeralcea Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 19:83-85.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. 1959 (F CalifMunz)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. 1993 (F Utah ed2)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Sphaeralcea munroana (Douglas ex Lindl.) Spach ex A. Gray :

  • 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 munroana 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.