Anisodontea growing subshrub to shrub‎ of the genus Anisodontea also known as Mallow anisodontea or Cape mallow, Anisodontea perennial evergreen or annual in temperate climate, used as ornamental drought tolerant plant and attract pollinators, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, desert or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 10-12 as perennial or as annual 5-10.

Leaves color green little bit hairy the leaves lobed 3 lobes and the margin also little lobed.

Flower color can be: pink, red, purple or white, the inner part darker and colored like stripes that start from the middle, the petal in heart shape there are five petals.

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Requirements for Anisodontea growing and care:

Well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Sensitive to salt

Planting season:
Spring (in cold climate) spring to autumn (as perennial)

Pests and diseases:
Spider mites, aphids

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Just for design and dead flowers

Size of the plant?
50-70, 20-28 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Most of the year

General information about the flower:
Flower color can be: pink, red, purple or white, the inner part darker and colored like stipes that start from the middle, the petal in heart shape there are five petals.

Scientific name:

Anisodontea

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