common mallow

Malva neglecta

Weed Characteristics

Other Names: dwarf mallow, roundleaf mallow, buttonweed, cheeseplant, cheeseweed, round dock, cheeses

Leaf Type: Broadleaf

Flowers: White/pink with 5 petals

Leaves: Lobed leaves with curled edges

Life Cycle: Biennial

Rounded leaves are slightly wavy with serrated edges and have a long leaf stem. Leaves and stems are covered with short hairs. Growth habit is low and spreading. Thick, short taproot.

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