LAVATERA

Commonly known as Shrubby mallow

All Flower JUL-OCT

Genus of about 25 species of annuals, biennials, herbaceous, semi-evergreen or evergreen perennials and deciduous, semi-evergreen or evergreen subshrubs and shrubs.

Very widely distributed they grow in dry, rocky places often near coasts

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Semi-evergreen
    Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Annuals, biennials and perennials
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold winds
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for the showy, 5-petalled flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    Rust, stem rot, fungal diseases.
    Place of origin
    W. Europe, Canary Isles, Mediterranean, C. Asia, Russia, Australia, USA(California).
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Butterfly friendly
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Buy Varieties of LAVATERA

LAVATERA 'Barnsley'

LAVATERA 'Barnsley'

Shrubby mallow

flowers palest pink with red eye

 
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LAVATERA 'Burgundy Wine'

LAVATERA 'Burgundy Wine'

Shrubby mallow

very deep pink

 
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LAVATERA 'Rosea'

LAVATERA 'Rosea'

Shrubby mallow

(olbia 'Rosea') - mauve pink flowers, very free-flowering

 
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