- Lavatera maritima
- Pale pink flowers
- Prolific flowering
- Easy to grow
Lavatera maritima (syn L. bicolour), commonly known as a Mallow. A vigorous, shrubby evergreen perennial that produces masses of bi coloured flowers in pale lilac with deeper purple centre all summer, easy to grow in most conditions and puts on a stunning show all summer long.
Lavatera maritima is best grown in full sun to light shade. Can be trimmed back hard in spring to ensure vigorous flowering shoots are produced each season. Excellent coastal plant. Hardy.
Height & Spread: 1.5 x 1m
Season of Interest: Summer into Autumn
Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions