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Grewia villosa, Mallow Raisin

Grewia villosa

Mallow Raisin
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Grewioideae
Origin: Tropical Africa, Arabia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterDry conditionsRed/crimson/vinous flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Grewia villosa is an endangered rare species. Grows only in natural habitats in rock crevices in hot desert areas. Close to extinction. Last seen in Shimba Hills in Kenya and in Ein Gedi oasis in Israel.


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Grewia villosa - seeds

Grewia villosa has beautiful red flowers. It is locally endangered in some parts of its distribution. Grows only in natural habitats in rock crevices. Kenya, Ein Gedi oasis in Israel, common in South Africa.
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