Scientific Name: Althaea officinalis
Common Name: Marshmallow
Other Common Names:
Altea, Common Marsh-mallow,
Common Marshmallow, Echte Heemst, Ghasul, Hatmi, Iviscus, Khatmah, Khitmi,
Mallow,Wild, Malvavisco, Marsh Mallow, Marshmallow, Usubeni-Tati-Aoi, White
Plant Type: Perennial
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average to Moist
Zones (See US Zone map): 3-9
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 25
Notes: Good for soothing irritations and inflammation of the skin, throat, eyes, lungs, and urinary organs.
ALTHAEA OFFICIALIS Noted for soothing irritations and inflammations of the skin, throat, eyes, lungs and urinary organs.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.