Salt Marsh Mallow, Seashore Mallow
Kosteletzkya virginica 'Immaculate'

Family: Malvaceae (mal-VAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Kosteletzkya (koh-stel-LETZ-kee-yuh) (Info)
Species: virginica (vir-JIN-ih-kuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Immaculate

Category:

Perennials

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Slidell, Louisiana

Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania

Longview, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On May 31, 2011, CypressCynthia from Slidell, LA wrote:

This pretty wildflower volunteered itself to my native flower garden after Hurricane Katrina. It has taken me some time to figure out what it is because the flowers are white and not the usual pink. Lovely!