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Sphaeralcea subhastata

 

Wrinkled Globemallow

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderMalvalesIncludes cacao, balsa, lime, linden, basswood, daphnes, hibiscus, hollyhocks, okra, baobab, cotton, kapok, and many others
FamilyMalvaceaeIncludes okra, jute, cacao, hibiscus, many others
GenusSphaeralceaFrom the Greek sphaira, “a globe,” and alcea, a related genus, referring to the spherical fruits, the common name of this genus being “globe-mallow”
Speciessubhastata

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Sphaeralcea subhastata description by Thomas H. Kent, not updated.

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Sphaeralcea subhastata (Wrinkled Globemallow)

8/26/2014 · Northwest New Mexico Visitor Center, Grants, NM
≈ 7 × 11" (18 × 28 cm)

Sphaeralcea subhastata (Wrinkled Globemallow)

8/26/2014 · Northwest New Mexico Visitor Center, Grants, NM
≈ 6 × 9" (16 × 23 cm)

Sphaeralcea subhastata (Wrinkled Globemallow)

8/26/2014 · Northwest New Mexico Visitor Center, Grants, NM
≈ 11 × 7" (28 × 18 cm)

Sphaeralcea subhastata (Wrinkled Globemallow)

8/26/2014 · Northwest New Mexico Visitor Center, Grants, NM
≈ 7 × 11" (18 × 28 cm)

Sphaeralcea subhastata (Wrinkled Globemallow)

8/26/2014 · Northwest New Mexico Visitor Center, Grants, NM
≈ 7 × 10" (18 × 25 cm)