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Malacothamnus hallii

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Malacothamnus hallii
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Malacothamnus hallii
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Malacothamnus hallii

Species Name: Malacothamnus hallii
Common Name: Hall's Bush Mallow

Thick textured leaves and beautiful pink blooms in summer! Use as background shrub in perennial border. Good erosion control. Forage source for the West Coast Lady and Western Checkered Skipper.

Plant Family: Malvaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 6-15' H x 6-8' W
Growth Habit: Upright, tall, spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Sun to part sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 28 degrees F
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: Rose
Endangered?: List 1B/RED 3-2-3
Distribution: North Coast Range
Natural Habitat: Chaparral, Coastal Scrub from 30-2500'

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