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Lavatera thuringiaca 'Red Rum'



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About This Product

Botanical Name: Lavatera thuringiaca 'Red Rum' PP 13,898

Common Name: Red Rum Tree Mallow

A fast-growing evergreen shrub with a compact, multi-branching growth habit. Leaves are gray-green, three-lobed and maple-like. Saucer-shaped, hollyhock-like flowers are red-magenta on burgundy stems. Blooms from midspring to fall. Attracts butterflies.

USDA Zone: Zones 6 - 8

Sunset Zone: Zones 2*, 3*, 4 - 9, 14 - 24 (*with protection)

Mature Height: 4 - 5 feet

Mature Width: 3 - 4 feet

Light Needs: Full Sun

Water Needs: Low, Moderate

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