Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Callirhoe bushii, Bush's Poppy Mallow

Common Name: Bush's Poppy Mallow

Family: Malvaceae

Genus: Callirhoe

Species: bushii

Characteristics of Plant
Synonym: Callirhoe involucrata var. bushii

This plant spreads through its neighbors, and can be a pest or a boon, depending on whether it's shorter plants being over-run or taller, floppy plants getting some support.

magenta flowers

long blooming period spring to fall

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Life Cycle

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 3
Zone 9

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
6 - 8 inches
8 - 10 inches
10 - 12 inches

Plant Form


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