Page author: David Giblin
Alcea rosea
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: In a few scattered locations in Washington; widely distributed throughout much of North America.

Habitat: Garden escape establishing in disturbed areas.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Introduced

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Alcea rosea L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 2: 687. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Althaea rosea (L.) Cav.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Alcea rosea in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Alcea rosea checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Alcea rosea atlas page.

CalPhotos: Alcea rosea photos.

USDA Plants: Alcea rosea information.

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