Musk Mallow

Malva moschata

Family Mallow (Malvaceae)
Bloom Summer
Habitat Meadows, roadsides
Status Non-Native
Cycle Perennial
Height 1-3′
Flower Musk mallow has large, pink or white showy flowers. They have 5 petals, notched at the tips with a central core of bushy pink stamens.
Leaf Leaves are palmately compound with 5 lobes deeply cut almost to the mid-rib. Each lobe is also deeply cut.
Notes Stems are erect and hairy.

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