HOURS 9am-5pm, Monday-Saturday- New shrubs and trees just arrived!

Marshmallow Plant

Regular price
Sale price
Regular price
Sold out
Unit price

Lot Location: 6.7

Althaea officinalis

Family:  Mallow (Malvaceae)

Hardy to Zones 3 to 7

Herbaceous perennial native to Europe, flowering to 4 feet tall.  

Plant prefers moist garden soil in the full sun or part shade. The plant likes regular watering and makes a lot of biomass, both above the ground and below.

The root is a nutritious food.  Traditional herbal usage (TWM): digestive, immune stimulant, ulcers.   

Transplant to 2 feet apart.