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Turk's Cap

Flowering perennial with red and white blossoms. This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds.Grows 4-6 ft. tall.  Full sun or partial shade with moderate water needs.  Photo by Laurel Woodley

Malvaviscus arboreus is a large shrub with solitary red flowers
Malvaviscus arboreus has upright red flowers
Latin Name: 
Malvaviscus arboreus
Family Name: 
Malvaceae
Place of Origin: 
Mexico to Brazil
Bloom Time: 
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Garden Location: 
Volunteer Garden, Hawk's Meadow