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Abutilon mollicomum

Abutilon mollicomum (Willd.) Sweet

Pintapán Cimarrón, Sonoran Indian Mallow, Sonoran Indian-mallow

Malvaceae (Mallow family)

Synonym(s): Abutilon sonorae

USDA Symbol: ABMO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub , Shrub
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 6 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug


Native Habitat: Open desert habitats, along water courses.

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


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

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