Tree MallowTree Mallow
|Scientific Name||Lavatera maritima|
|Principal Common Name||Tree Mallow|
|Common Name(s)||Tree Mallow|
|Description||A evergreen shrub with gray-green maple-like foliage and showy pink flowers with dark rose veining and deep purple centers.|
|General Comments||Showy all summer and into early fall.This is a very open sometimes leggy shrub that is hard to keep compact. Requires shade in Zones 12 and 13.|
|Height Range||0 - 6 FT|
|Spread Range||4 - 6 FT|
|Sunset Zones||8 : 9 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24|
|Form||Shrub : Small Tree|
|Flower Color||Lavender tinged white|
|Flower Time||Spring : Summer : Fall|
|Ease of Growing||Average|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Partial Shade|
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