Marshmallow, Common Marshmallow Althaea officinalis

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Althaea officinalis

Family:

Malvaceae

Genus:

Althaea

Species:

officinalis

Common Name:

Marshmallow, Common Marshmallow

Seeds Per Pound:
178,039
Quantity:
2.24 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
177
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
3-4 feet
Collection Locale:
Holland
Crop Year:
2018
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
3
In Stock: 2.24 lb
Prices
  • ALTHAEA officinalis

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
10 g
13.50
1 oz
19.95
1 lb
139.50
1 kg
278.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: can be sown in fall or spring, sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil.
In a Nutshell:
* A confection made from the root since ancient Egyptian time evolved into today's marshmallow treat. more...
* Marsh mallow is a very useful household medicinal herb.
* The German Commission E Monographs, a therapeutic guide to herbal medicine, approve Althaea officinalis Marsh Mallow for irritation of mouth and throat and associated dry cough/bronchitis . more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov