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  • mallow white musk
  • Eventual height: 0.5m
  • Eventual spread: 0.6m

Malva moschata f. alba

mallow white musk

RHS award of garden merit Perfect for pollinators RHS endorsed product
approx 100 seeds £2.35
approx 100 seeds £2.35

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average to fast growing
  • Flowering period: June to September
  • Flower colour: pure white
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    A succession of pure white, saucer-shaped flowers appear throughout the summer aabove the finely cut green leaves, which release a faint musky aroma when crushed. This elegant musk mallow is possibly the prettiest of all the mallows and it makes an excellent, long-flowering choice for a sunny herbaceous or mixed border. Sometimes short-lived, these plants will self seed freely in theright spot.
    Winner of an Royal Horticultural Society, Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
    Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill’s Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

  • Garden care: Avoid excessive feeding as this will usually encourage leafier growth and fewer flowers. Provide support when grown in more exposed locations.

  • Sow: February - May

  • Flowering: June - September

  • Approximate quantity: 100 seeds.