Musk Mallow | Malva moschata

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1x plug plant (approx. 2-5cm above ground, 15cm of root structure below ground)

Introducing Musk Mallow (Malva moschata), a sweet addition to your garden! With its delicate pink blossoms and a subtle musky fragrance, this perennial brings a touch of elegance to any space. Standing at around 30-90cm, Musk Mallow is a low-maintenance charmer, perfect for both new and seasoned gardeners. It loves to bask in the sun and enjoys well-drained soil. Bees and butterflies are drawn to its nectar-rich blooms, making your garden a buzzing haven for pollinators. Elevate your outdoor haven with the gentle beauty of Musk Mallow – shop now and let this delightful perennial grace your garden with its natural allure!


Botanical Information: Musk Mallow

Meet Musk Mallow (Malva moschata), a delightful perennial with a charm of its own. Standing at around 30-90cm, this plant graces your garden with delicate pink blossoms and a subtle musky fragrance. It’s like having a fragrant friend that adds a touch of elegance to your outdoor space.


Musk Mallow is like a sun lover – it thrives in places where sunlight kisses the ground. You’ll find it in meadows, along roadsides, and even in your garden! It’s adaptable and can make itself at home in well-drained soil, turning any spot into a haven of natural beauty.

Benefits to Wildlife

Now, let’s talk about how Musk Mallow is a buzzing hotspot for wildlife. Bees and butterflies can’t resist its nectar-rich blooms. It’s like a floral buffet for these important pollinators, contributing to the vibrant dance of nature in your garden. Musk Mallow becomes a haven for these flying friends, creating a lively ecosystem.

Conservation Status in the UK

When it comes to conservation, this species is not considered a species of immediate concern in the United Kingdom. However, recognizing its role in supporting pollinators highlights the importance of preserving spaces where it can thrive. Conservation efforts often focus on maintaining the health of meadows and gardens, ensuring a harmonious coexistence between plants and wildlife.

Ease of Growing

Now, if you’re thinking about bringing this species into your garden, here’s the exciting part – it’s super easy to grow! Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just starting, Musk Mallow is like a low-maintenance companion. Plant it in well-drained soil, let it soak up some sunlight, and watch as it graces your garden with its gentle beauty. It’s an easy addition that brings joy without demanding too much attention.

Once this pink flower finds its spot in your garden, it’s like having a fragrant friend that adds a touch of elegance without any fuss. Regular watering, a bit of sunlight, and your garden will be blessed with the natural allure of Musk Mallow.

Musk Mallow (Malva moschata) is a botanical delight that brings fragrant elegance to your garden. With its charming pink blossoms, adaptability, and role in supporting pollinators, it’s a wonderful addition to any outdoor space. Whether admired in the wild or cultivated in a garden, this perennial invites us to appreciate the simple beauty found in nature. Embrace the charm of Musk Mallow, and let your garden bloom with the delightful presence of this fragrant perennial.

More Information

Not a Horticulturalist

The Wildlife Trusts

Species From the Same Habitats

Common Hogweed | Heracleum sphondylium

Field Pansy | Viola arvensis

Red Clover | Trifolium pratense


Additional information

Weight 1 kg

Flowering Months

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Light levels




Soil moisture

Dry, Normal, Well draining


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