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Kosteletzkya depressa (L.) O. J. Blanchard, Fryxell & Bates
White fenrose

Kosteletzkya depressa
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley

Family: Malvaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southeastern United States (Florida, Texas), the Greater Antilles (not Puerto Rico), Mexico, Central America and South America.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

State of Florida Status: Endangered

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Critically Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Comments: See also, IRC’s report Vascular plant species of management concern in Everglades National Park (Gann 2015), page 183.

Other data on Kosteletzkya depressa available from :

Kosteletzkya depressa has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Everglades National Park Present Native

Kosteletzkya depressa has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Native
Monroe County (Mainland) Native

Kosteletzkya depressa has been found in the following 3 habitats :
Coastal Berm
Disturbed Upland
Tidal Marsh

All Images:

Kosteletzkya depressa
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley
Kosteletzkya depressa
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley
Kosteletzkya depressa
Copyright by: James Johnson, 2014
In habitat, Everglades National Park, Florida
Kosteletzkya depressa
Copyright by: George D. Gann, 2014
In habitat, Everglades National Park, Florida
Kosteletzkya depressa
Copyright by: Roger L. Hammer