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Althaea officinalis
common marsh-mallow Mallow Family
Althaea officinalis Malvaceae
common names
  common marsh-mallow
  common marshmallow
accepted scientific name
  Althaea officinalis L.
rules for finding collection records
  Althaea officinalis (98)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Kristian Peters
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Spike cluster of flowers, Branching cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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