Palmer's Indian mallow Malvaceae Abutilon palmeri
Leaf:Alternate, nearly round to cordate, coarsely serrate, densely woolly pubescent/velvety above and below, blue-green above and below.
Flower:Very attractive and poppy-like, 5 yellow to orange petals, approximately 1 inch, blooming for most of the summer.
Fruit:A round, multi-parted dry capsule, 1/2 inch in diameter, base covered in dense silky pubescence.
Twig:Densely pubescent and slender, red-brown.
Bark:Green to brown.
Form:A dense rounded shrub, commonly to 4 feet, may reach 8 feet.