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Abutilon sandwicense

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Malvaceae
Scientific name  Abutilon sandwicense
Rank  Species
Order  Malvales
Genus  Abutilon
Higher classification  Indian mallow
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Similar  Abutilon eremitopetalum, Abutilon menziesii, Indian mallow, Mallows, Abutilon incanum

Abutilon sandwicense, commonly known as the greenflower Indian mallow, is a species of flowering plant in the mallow family, Malvaceae, that is endemic to the island of Oʻahu, Hawaii, in the United States. It inhabits dry forests on the slopes of the Waiʻanae Range at elevations of 400–600 m (1,300–2,000 ft). Associated plants include lama (Diospyros sandwicensis), ēlama (D. hillebrandii), māmaki (Pipturus albidus), kalia (Elaeocarpus bifidus), āulu (Sapindus oahuensis), olopua (Nestegis sandwicensis), and alaheʻe (Psydrax odorata). Greenflower Indian mallow is a shrub, reaching a height of 1.5–3 m (4.9–9.8 ft). It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Abutilon sandwicense Wikipedia


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