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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

Zone:

3

Height:

75-80 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Pink
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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

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fast
Fast
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Upright
Clumping

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing

 Suitable Substitutions for Malva moschata 'Rosea'