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Abutilon berlandieri

Abutilon berlandieri A. Gray ex S. Watson

Berlandier's Indian Mallow, Berlandier's Indian-mallow

Malvaceae (Mallow family)

Synonym(s): Abutilon californicum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 5 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec
Bloom Notes: Yellowish orange.


Native Habitat: Open, arid habitats.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Abutilon berlandieri in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Abutilon berlandieri in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Abutilon berlandieri


Record Modified: 2020-11-02
Research By: CBR

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