Malva moschata
Malva moschata
Malva moschata
Malva moschata
Malva moschata
Malva moschata
Malva moschata

Malva moschata

Musk mallow

Malvaceae

Height

60 - 70 cm

Flower colour

pink

Flowering time

August - September

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

average, well drained

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Europe and N-Africa

Malva is a genus of around 30 species in the mallow family, Malvaceae, with a distribution around Europe, Asia and Africa. Leaves and flowers of many species are used for cooking, especially in Asia.

Propagation:


Division in spring.


Seed - sown in late winter or spring.

Seed just covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Needs sun and well drained soil. Needs support.

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