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Prairie Mallow

Sidalcea candida

Also known as

White Checkerbloom, Greek mallow, Checker mallow

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Prairie Mallow Overview

There are about 20 to 25 species of upright annuals or perennials with lobed, rounded leaves. The flowers are pink, purple or white and have a silky appearance. They are fully hardy and require sun with any well drained soil. You can propagate by division in the spring.

Common problems with Prairie Mallow

How to propagate Prairie Mallow

Seed

You can propagate from seeds.

Division

Division.

Other uses of Prairie Mallow

Grown for their hollyhock-like flowers.