SPHAERALCEA coccinea (Scarlet Globemallow)

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Scarlet globe mallow is an abundantly white-haired perennial that grows upright or sprawling. It seldom reaches more than 1 foot in height. The plant has several stems and can be found growing in clumps or even large colonies. It blooms in few-flowered clusters from the axils of palmate lobed leaves,...
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Scarlet globe mallow is an abundantly white-haired perennial that grows upright or sprawling. It seldom reaches more than 1 foot in height. The plant has several stems and can be found growing in clumps or even large colonies. It blooms in few-flowered clusters from the axils of palmate lobed leaves, with orange-pink petals backed by red bracts. Red-orange or brick-red flowers blooms.

Number of Seeds Max Coverage Area (Square Ft.)
0.5OZ 15,625 250
1OZ 31,250 500
1/4LB 125,000 2,000
1/2LB 250,000 4,000
1LB 500,000 8,000
5LB 2,500,000 40,000

Scientific Name: Sphaeralcea Coccinea

Common Name: Scarlet Globemallow

Plant Type: Perennials

Family: Malvaceae

Zone: 3-9

Native Range: Western Texas, Northern Mexico, Western Canada

Full Growth Height: 6-14"

Exposure: Full Sun

Blooming Season: Spring (Mid, Late), Summer (Early, Mid, Late), Fall

Flower Characteristics: Showy, Evergreen

Pollinators: Butterflies, Bees

Flower Color: Deep-Orange to Brick Red 

Tolerate: Rocky Soil, Drought, Dry Soil

Water Requirement: Low

Maintenance: Low

Soil Type: Clay, Sand, Loam, Well-Drained, Moist

Soil pH: Neutral, Acid, Alkaline

Uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, Wall-Side Borders, Butterfly Gardens, Prairies and Meadows

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