Malva moschata 'Rosea'
Also called Hollyhock Mallow
More About Malva moschata 'Rosea'
- Abundant, saucer-shaped, rose-pink flowers
- Flowers clusters form at the leaf axil
- Alternate leaves, palmately lobed, 5-8 cm wide
- Foliage has a slightly musky scent
- Bloom Time: July to October
- Flower Size: 4 cm
Pink Musk Mallow Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in a moist to average, well-drained soil, in full sun. Malva have a tendency to "flower themselves to death" and seed vigorously. Pruning in early fall is recommended before the flowers finish, to control seed spread and encourage new foliage for overwintering.
Malva moschata 'Rosea' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall