Malva nicaeensis growing herbaceous of the genus Malva also known as French mallow, Malva nicaeensis annual or biennial plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical, desert or temperate climate
Leaves edible color green with five lobes the leaves size 5-20 cm
Flower color can be white, pink, purple or more than on color, the flowers small and grow next to knots.
Fruit edible in color green, the fruit shape is round with lobed the fruit are little triangle that assembled to round shape with round pin in the middle, the taste can be sweet to bitter.
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Requirements for growing Malva nicaeensis:
What is the best way to start growing Malva nicaeensis:
Plant / Seedling / Seed
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Malva nicaeensis?
Difficulties/Problems with growing Malva nicaeensis:
When is the best time to plant a Malva nicaeensis plant:
Autumn in frost free area / Spring in cold area
Pests and diseases in Malva nicaeensis:
Moth larva, spodoptera litura
When is the best time to prune a Malva nicaeensis plant?
All the season
How to prune a Malva nicaeensis:
What is the size of a Malva nicaeensis plant?
Growth speed in Malva nicaeensis:
Malva nicaeensis Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Malva nicaeensis:
Full Sun / Half Shade
It is possible to grow Malva nicaeensis indoor?
Growing Malva nicaeensis is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Malva nicaeensis bloom?
Winter / Spring (in colder climate)
General information about the flower:
White, pink or purple flowers, the flowers small and grow next to knots.
When does Malva nicaeensis yield:
Winter / Spring / early in summer (in colder climate)
Pests or diseases in Malva nicaeensis fruit:
Aphids, spodoptera litura
What can be done with big quantities of Malva nicaeensis fruit?
Eaten raw, cooked, salad,
Work requirements on the Malva nicaeensis fruit:
Collect in time after the time the fruit become fibrous and hard
How long does it take for a Malva nicaeensis to bear fruit?
Ripening of Malva nicaeensis fruit
Need to pick the fruit, when it’s fresh and green
When to trim Malva nicaeensis leaves?
In cold climate spring to summer and in hot climate autumn to spring
How to trim Malva nicaeensis leaves?
After the plant establish can pick young leaves fully grown
Information about Malva nicaeensis leaves:
Green leaves with five lobes the leaves size 5-20 cm
Uses of Malva nicaeensis leaves:
Eaten raw, cooked, salad, stuffed