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Callirhoe  involucrata (Torr. & A.Gray) A.Gray   
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FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus species var.Callirhoe  involucrata (Torr. & A.Gray) A.Gray 
SynonymsMalva involucrata Torr. & A.Gray (basionym)
 Callirhoe geranioides Small
 Callirhoe palmata Buckley
Territory
american prairie
Description taproot, stems hirsute, leaves in outline orbiculate, palmati-5-7-partite, segments cuneate, pinnate to lanceolate or oblong lobes, bracts oblong, petals 2-3cm long
Size5-10cm
Colorpurple, red
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDorn, R.D. (1992) Manual of the Vascular Plants of Wyoming
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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