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Plants of the San Marcos Foothills Preserve

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Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. nuttallii (Nuttall Bush Mallow)

Common native perennial shrub found in many environments, particularly in upland areas around creeks and at restoration sites. Flowers are lavender to pink. Blooms spring through summer.

Malacothamnus fasciculatus (chaparral mallow) NATIVE. Pictured in summer.


Malacothamnus fasciculatus (chaparral mallow) NATIVE. Pictured in summer.