Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)
Malacothamnus davidsonii, Davidson’s bush mallow
- Military activities at some sites.
- Trail building.
- Brush clearing.
- Roadside activities.
- Possibly grazing.
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence
- PLANTS Profile - Malacothamnus davidsonii, Davidson’s bush mallow
- Allan, G.J., Mistretta, O., Tommerup, M., Blassey, K.; Brown, W.J., Jr. 1995. A field guide to the rare plants of the Angeles National Forest. USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Region, Angeles National Forest, in cooperation with Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden. 153p.
Leaves are palmately veined and lobed. Photo © Gabi McLean.
Branched hairs are also a mark of the mallow family. Photo © Gabi McLean.
Malacothamnus davidsonii. Photo © Gabi McLean.