Sphaeralcea munroana

Sphaeralcea munroana

Munro globemallow

Drought tolerant perennial; full sun to partial shade. Bright red-orange flowers bloom May to August along roadsides, sandy washes, abandoned fields, or other exposed areas. A palatable species recommended for revegetation projects or highway seedings where sandy or rocky soils are dominant.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
30 
in.
Life Form: 
Perennial
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Low
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Part Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Best
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Average
Moderately Fine: 
Marginal
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Marginal
Seeding Rate: 
- 4 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
44.50 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
500,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Red - Orange
Blooming Season: 
Spring