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Family: MALVACEAE 

 Callirhoe involucrata
 

Photo from North Creek Nurseries

  
Author:  Asa Gray 1849
Family:  Malvaceae
Habitat:  Mid - South USA
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  12 Centimetres
Height:  15-30 Centimetres
Flower:  Magenta/White
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  Purple Poppy Mallow, Winecups, Buffalo Rose
Synonyms:  Malva involucrata, John Torrey & Asa Gray 1838.

The taproot from Casa Miriposa.

   This member of the Malvaceae family was given this name by Asa Gray in 1849. It is found in mid- an southern North America, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The taproot can grow to twelve centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to fifteen or even 30 centimetres in height. The flowers are magenta with a rather large, white centre.

Photo from Wildflower.Org