tirsdag 30. desember 2014

Malva Moschata

Common Name: Musk Mallow
Norwegian Name: Kattost, Moskuskattost

Located on the south side, this flower gets shade in the morning, and sun from midday till evening. Partial shade given by surrounding plants

Height: 60-80cm
Width: 80-120cm
Flowering: June - August
Hardiness Zone: H7
Colour: Bright pink flowers on a light green foliage.

The entire plant is eadible, and is often used for nature-salads.
It's used for indigestion, and for diharrea. 
Also known to help with sore throat, cough and slime.

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