Anisodontea x hypomandarum | Cape Mallow

(Anisodontea x hypomandaria)

Cape Mallow is appreciated for its fast growth and almost year-round flowers. May be shortlived. Sometimes available at nurseries as a "patio tree" form. Prune lightly to maintain appearance. Selections to look for include 'Tara's Pink', 'Tara's Wonder' and 'Slightly Strawberry'. Canopy coverage: 28 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 25F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 6 feet high

Width: 6 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: purple, pink

Flower Season: spring, summer, fall