Greater Musk-MallowMalva Alcea
Perennial, rich-blooming, approximately 1 m tall, sturdy shrub with lobed leaves, blooms with large (4 cm), simple, light pink to rose-red flowers from July to September. The Greater Musk-Mallow is already mentioned in the 1600s, both as ornamental and medicinal plants, as well as for wood-shavings.
SOWING: Sow about 1 cm deep directly outdoors or indoors for later planting out. Often self-sows.
SEEDS: 1 g contains about 300 seeds.