Sphaeralcea incana--dark pink

Common Name:

Plant Type:
Deciduous perennial
Family:
Malvaceae (The Mallow Family)
Geographic Origin:
Southwestern States
California Native?:
No
Plant Size:
3-4 feet high
Landscape/Garden Uses:
Mixed plantings
Flowering Season:
Summer and fall
Flower Color:
Purplish rose
Exposure:
Full sun
Soils:
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate to occasional watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 15-20 degrees F.
Erect wand-like stems to 3-4 feet spread a bit by underground stems. Grey-green leaves are the backdrop for the stunning purplish rose flowers. Spring and summer bloom.