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Phymosia umbellata, Malva umbellata, Mexican Bush Mallow, Malva Aparasolada 

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Phymosia umbellata, Malva umbellata

Mexican Bush Mallow, Malva Aparasolada
Family: Malvaceae
Origin: Mexico
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterPink flowersRed/crimson/vinous flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Mexican Bush Mallow, Malva Aparasolada, Cranberry Cocktail.

Rare plant with awesome cranberry-colored flowers, native to Mexico. Three inch red mallow-like flowers on a spreading evergreen shrub or small tree to 15 feet with deeply lobed grayish green velvety leaves. Hummingbirds love it. Plant in good well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Hardy outdoors in mild climates. Can take a light frost.

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Phymosia umbellata, Malva umbellata, Mexican Bush Mallow, Malva Aparasolada 

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Phymosia umbellata, Malva umbellata, Mexican Bush Mallow, Malva Aparasolada 

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Phymosia umbellata, Malva umbellata, Mexican Bush Mallow, Malva Aparasolada 

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Phymosia umbellata, Malva umbellata, Mexican Bush Mallow, Malva Aparasolada 

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https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/phymosia_umbellata.htm