Common Mallow

 

Malva neglecta

 

Malvaceae

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Form: Flower
Seasonality: Annual or short lived biennial
Size: 2 feet tall by 2 ft wide
Flowers: 5 petals, pinkish with darker pink lines,

Stems: Multiple from base, branching

Leaves:  Round or heart-shaped
Range/Origin: Europe

Hardy; Sunset Zones 1-9, 14-24

Comments: Low litter, No thorns

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Exposure: Full sun
  • Water: Moderate
  • Soil: Average soil, well drained
  • Propagation: Seed
  • Maintenance: Minimal

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