Malva alcea

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaMalvaceaeMalvaMalva alcea

Ecology

A perennial herb occurring as a naturalised garden escape on woodland edges, hedgerows, roadsides and chalk pits. Casual populations also occur, especially on rubbish tips. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of temperate Europe.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000014312