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Slender-leaf Globemallow

This vibrant orange flower has a yellow center and grayish green leaves and stems. It loves dry desert areas. With this variety of mallow, the flower doesn’t cluster at the top, but has single flowers on a branch off the stem.

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Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Sphaeralcea leptophylla
Native:Yes
Growing Season:Spring and summer
Soil Type:Dry open sandy areas
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Habitat:Semi-desert
Family:Mallow