1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Alcea L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Medit. to Central Asia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Albania, Altay, Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, East Aegean Is., Egypt, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Kriti, Krym, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, North Caucasus, Oman, Palestine, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, South European Russi, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, Algeria, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Azores, Bangladesh, California, Canary Is., Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colorado, Connecticut, Cuba, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Guatemala, Haiti, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Juan Fernández Is., Kansas, Kentucky, Korea, Leeward Is., Libya, Madeira, Maryland, Masachusettes, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Morocco, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, New Zealand South, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Québec, Rhode I., South Dakota, Spain, Switzerland, Tennessee, Texas, Tibet, Trinidad-Tobago, Tunisia, Utah, Venezuela, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Windward Is., Wisconsin, Wyoming

    Alcea L. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 687 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0