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Malva Arborea

Botanical Name:

Malva arborea

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Annual, Herb, Perennial, Shrub

Lifespan

Annual, Biennial, Perennial, Woody

Flower

The 1-2" flowers are borne in clusters of two or more in the leaf axils. The attractive flowers have dark veins running into a dark center. They bloom in late winter through early summer.

Fruit

The seeds are contained in a round, flat capsule and remain viable for years.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Malvales

Family

Malvaceae

Genus

Malva

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