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Scarlet Globemallow

Vibrant orange flower that is very common in desert and sandy areas. It often grows in large colonies that will paint the landscape orange. This dramatic flower is round with a bright yellow center. The flowers cluster along the top of a 1 foot stalk.

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Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Sphaeralcea coccinea
Native:Yes
Growing Season:Spring and summer
Soil Type:Open, sandy areas
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Habitat:Semi-desert, foothills
Family:Mallow