30 (50)cm, Sea Mallow is an extremely rare perennial from slightly wet soils in coastal areas in the Mediterranean region extending eastwards to Azerbaijan and Northern Iran at the Caspian Sea. In the entire Mediterranean this species has become almost extinct for destruction of it's habitat. It makes showy small rose flowers above acer-like foliage and five seeded capsules. For any humus rich, well drained susbtrate in full sun. Not winter hardy in Central Europe, best grown in pots under frostfree conditions throughout the year. In winter keep drier at a minimum of some 5°C with lowered watering. USDA Climate Zone 9. V-VIII.
5 seeds per package.