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|Family: Malvaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Abutilon||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Abutilon parvulum A. Gray
Habit: Perennial herb, from woody root. Stem: +- decumbent, 1--4 dm, much-branched, stellate-canescent, generally with few simple hairs. Leaf: blade 1--5 cm, dentate, acute to acuminate; hairs scattered, stellate. Inflorescence: flowers 1 in leaf axils. Flower: calyx 3--5 mm, << fruit, lobes reflexed in fruit; petals 3--6 mm, orange-pink to +- red. Fruit: segments generally 5(6), 3-seeded, stellate-puberulent, beaks 1--2 mm, +- erect. Chromosomes: 2n=14.
Ecology: Arid, rocky slopes, shadscale scrub; Elevation: 900--1300 m. Bioregional Distribution: DMtns (Providence Mtns); Distribution Outside California: to southern Colorado, western Texas, northern Mexico. Flowering Time: Apr--May
eFlora Treatment Author: Paul A. Fryxell & Steven R. Hill
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Abutilon palmeri
Next taxon: Abutilon theophrasti
Citation for this treatment: Paul A. Fryxell & Steven R. Hill 2017. Abutilon parvulum, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=11601, accessed on January 18, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on January 18, 2017.