White Prairie Mallow - Sidalcea candida

This perennial has round, shallowly lobed leaves, up to 8" long, and smaller, similar leaves on the stem. Large, showy creamy white, funnel-shaped flowers appear in summer. Plant in full sun and provide plenty of water, especially through the summer if continuous blooms are desired. Great for in the Border and beds. Drought tolerant once established.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
36-48"
Spread: 
24-36"
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 5
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Grow in well-drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun. Staking is advised (particularly in windy locations).

Cut back after flowering to encourage another flush of flowers.

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