PLANT DETAILS

latin name: Malvaviscus arboreus

usda code: MAARD

alternative name(s): Drummond’s Turk’s cap, Wax Mallow, Drummond Wax Mallow, Red Mallow, Texas Mallow, Mexican Apple, Sleeping Hibiscus, Bleeding Hearts, Manzanilla

 ecotopes class: shady perennials + creek

ecological condition(s): shady woodland

size range: medium – 3+ ft

habit: shrub

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: part-sun – part-shade – full shade

color signature: red flowers and red berries

DESIGN SUPPORT

This will be some amazing prose about how much we love this tree and how we use it in design.  Also, the graphic from the design is to be posted here.

 

NATIVE RANGE

 

TURK’S CAP (MAARD) PORTFOLIO

Projects that feature this native plant specimen: