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Malvaviscus arboreus penduliflorus Alba, White Turk's Cap

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Malvaviscus arboreus penduliflorus Alba

White Turk's Cap
Family: Malvaceae
Can be used for bonsaiLarge shrub 5-10 ftFull sunShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersUnusual colorAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This one is a conversation piece! On the same branch with white twisted flowers sometimes a few red flowers appear (sport). Blooms May to November and on and off the rest of the year. Unusual variety of this hardy perennial. Will take any soil and any light.


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