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Sphaeralcea philippiana - Globe Mallow

Sphaeralcea philippiana is a standout groundcover. The Globe Mallow will spread to 4-5 feet across and grow to about 2 feet tall. This pink flowering Globe Mallow will tolerate temperatures into the teens and keep on blooming through the winter. The Argentina natives are very tolerant of dry garden conditions but will take a bit of water. Sphaeralcea philippiana stayes low and dense. With excess overhead water lower brances of Sphaeralcea philippiana may rot. In the late Spring and Summer. Sphaeralcea philippiana is larval food for the Northern White Skipper and a great addition to the Butterfly Garden.

Sphaeralcea philippiana

Watermelon pink flowers of Sphaeralcea philippiana - Globe Mallow. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.