Virginia Fanpetals Ripariosida hermaphrodita (Linnaeus) Weakley & PoindexterEndangered (MD)  -  S1 (Highly state rare)    Synonyms: Virginia Mallow.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Malvales   >   Family Malvaceae   >   Genus Ripariosida   

Status:

"Endangered by landscape-level habitatloss and alteration of riparian habitat. The remaining populations are small, isolated and subject to multiple threats including competition with invasive species." (Maryland DNR, 2019)

Where to find:

"Frequently scoured gravel bars and river island shorelines." (Maryland DNR, 2019)

There are 20 records in the project database.

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Virginia Fanpetals in Allegany Co., Maryland (7/21/2014). Photo by Kimberly Booth. (MBP list)

Virginia Fanpetals in Allegany Co., Maryland (7/21/2014). Photo by Kimberly Booth. (MBP list)

Virginia Fanpetals in Arlington Co., Virginia (7/29/2012) Photo by Fritz Flohr Reynolds. (MBP list)


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