Sphaeralcea coccinea

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Scientific Name Sphaeralcea coccinea USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Caliche Globemallow, Scarlet Globemallow ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Malvaceae (Mallow) SEINet Reference
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Description Upright perennial multiple stems, up to 20 inches tall, usually much shorter; wide leaves, deeply notched, curled edges; coral-pink to orange-red flowers, solitary or in clusters, 1-5/8 inch across, 5 petals, many yellow anthers. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of Texas" by Geyata Ajilvsgi. Texas Status

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