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|Family: Malvaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Sphaeralcea||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Species: Sphaeralcea ambigua||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
Sphaeralcea ambigua A. Gray var. ambigua
Leaf: not markedly wrinkled. Inflorescence: occasionally dense in bud; flowers >= 1 per bract axil. Flower: petals red-orange to apricot; filament tube 3--9 mm, hairy, anthers yellow-purple. Fruit: dehiscent part +- 60% of segment. Chromosomes: 2n=10,20,30.
Ecology: Desert scrub; pinyon/juniper woodland; Elevation: 150--2500 m. Bioregional Distribution: s SNE, D. Flowering Time: Feb--Jul
Synonyms: Sphaeralcea ambigua var. aculeata Jeps.; Sphaeralcea ambigua subsp. ambigua; Sphaeralcea ambigua subsp. monticola Kearney; Sphaeralcea ambigua var. monticola (Kearney) Kearney
eFlora Treatment Author: John C. La Duke
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Sphaeralcea ambigua
Next taxon: Sphaeralcea ambigua var. rosacea
Citation for this treatment: John C. La Duke 2017. Sphaeralcea ambigua var. ambigua, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=76112, accessed on January 17, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on January 17, 2017.