Mallow (Malva sylvestris 'Mystic Merlin')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 48-60 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Self fertile
Needs specific temperature: 65F
Days to germinate: 21-28 days
Depth to plant seed: Surface sow
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Space plants 36 inches apart.
Pollinators: Self
Bees

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Location: western OregonDate: 2007-06-08
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Location: ILDate: 2009-07-27
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lovesblooms On January 15, 2017 Seeds sown
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lovesblooms On April 20, 2015 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On February 11, 2015 Seeds sown
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What the heck is this thing? by JenLeigh5482 Jul 15, 2015 8:01 PM 11
Oriental poppies are germinating! by Pippi21 Jan 7, 2011 7:58 AM 7

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