Althaea officinalis

Marsh Mallow, Hollyhock, White Mallow

Family: Malvaceae Mallow

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 3A - 9B
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Lavender, pink
Bloom time Mid Summer to Mid Fall
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Border, specimen
Height 36" to 6' / 90cm to 1.80m
Spread 36" to 5' / 90cm to 1.60m
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Leaf color n/a
Fruit color n/a
Soil type Loamy
Form Upright or erect