Mallow Zebrina

 

Regular Price: $9.98

Sale $6.49

per Plant - 3" pot You save: 35%
Shipping:
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Mallow Zebrina is a magnificent plant with spires of bi-colored flowers. Blooms all summer and fall for great color. (Malva sylvestris)

Zones 6 - 9
Advantages
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Attract Butterflies
Attract Butterflies
Cut Flowers
Cut Flowers
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Full Sun
Mature Plant Size 24-48" tall, 18-24" wide
Bloom Time Mid to late summer
Size Plant - 3" pot
SKU 1MALVA
I love the mallows. They bloom for a good long time, and wave their flower spikes above most other plants. (This one grows from 2 to 4 feet.) Zebrina is particularly beautiful, with big purplish-pink petunia-like flowers that go on and on.
SKU 1MALVA
Common Name Mallow
Botanical Name Malva sylvestris
Zones 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Full Sun
Flower Color Pink
Mature Height 24-48" tall
Estimated Mature Spread 18-24" wide
Bloom Time Mid to late summer
Planting Depth Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Ships As Potted Plant
Planting Time Spring / Summer
Soil Type Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil
Soil Moisture Average, Well Draining
Advantages Deer Resistant, Attract Butterflies, Cut Flowers
Ships to Canada No

Shipping begins in late March based on ground temperatures, warmest zones first.

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American MeadowsMallow Zebrina
 
3.7

(based on 7 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Low maintenance (4)
  • Vivid colors (4)
  • Attractive (3)
  • Long bloom time (3)
  • Reliable growth (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Garden (3)
  • Outdoors (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid gardener (4), Casual hobbyist (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (3)

Reviewed by 7 customers

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3.0

So Pretty

By 

from Columbia SC

About Me Avid Gardener

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Healthy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Garden
    • Outdoors

    Comments about American Meadows Mallow Zebrina:

    It was a little spindly the first year; but
    I am looking forward to seeing it during the
    second Summer.

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
    4.0

    would buy again

    By 

    from Bettemdorf iowa

    About Me Avid Gardener

    Pros

    • Accurate Instructions
    • Attractive
    • Healthy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Garden
      • Outdoors

      Comments about American Meadows Mallow Zebrina:

      I will be buying more if the price is right

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      1.0

      Prettiest Flowers!

      By 

      from Carbondale, PA

      About Me Avid Gardener

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Attractive

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Garden
        • Outdoors

        Comments about American Meadows Mallow Zebrina:

        I absolutely loved these plants. They bloomed profusely. But, unfortunately, they both died. I am so upset because I really loved these flowers.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        5.0

        Beautiful plants!

        By 

        from Washington, DC

        About Me Casual Hobbyist

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Fragrant
        • Large Bulb Size
        • Long Bloom Time
        • Low Maintenance
        • Pest Resistant
        • Reliable Growth
        • Vivid Colors

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about American Meadows Mallow Zebrina:

            I put these plants in outdoor vintage containers at about 2 AM before we were going out of the country for 3 weeks. We had a neighbor child do casual watering while we were gone. I was delighted to find them blooming and lush when we returned. That was 3 months ago and they've been steadily blooming since then! Absolutely gorgeous with a vivid violet color.

             
            5.0

            Just wonderful

            By 

            from Chattanooga TN

            About Me Casual Hobbyist, Getting Started

            Pros

            • Low Maintenance
            • Reliable Growth
            • Vivid Colors

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about American Meadows Mallow Zebrina:

                I am a little surprised that the little guys not only made it but are thriving and looking beautiful. The photos don't do the plant justice, the blooms are just so beautiful.

                 
                5.0

                Beautiful flowering Plant

                By 

                from Northeast PA

                About Me Avid Gardener, Flower Lover

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Long Bloom Time
                • Low Maintenance
                • Pest Resistant
                • Reliable Growth
                • Vivid Colors

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about American Meadows Mallow Zebrina:

                    These plants started growing and flowering almost immediately after I planted them. The colors are vibrant!

                     
                    3.0

                    Good Plant

                    By 

                    from Toledo, OH

                    About Me Casual Hobbyist

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Long Bloom Time
                    • Low Maintenance
                    • Vivid Colors

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Large Areas

                      Comments about American Meadows Mallow Zebrina:

                      Plant grow much bigger then thought but did bloom all season

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                      USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

                      To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

                      • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
                      • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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