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Definition 1: any of various plants of the family Malvaceae - [noun denoting plant]

(mallow is a kind of ...) a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems

(... is a kind of mallow ) shrub of coastal ranges of California and Baja California having hairy branches and spikes of numerous mauve flowers; sometimes placed in genus Sphaeralcea

(... is a kind of mallow ) western Mediterranean annual having deep purple-red flowers subtended by 3 large cordate bracts

(... is a kind of mallow ) an American plant of the genus Malvastrum

(... is a kind of mallow ) any of various plants of the genus Malvaviscus having brilliant bell-shaped drooping flowers like incompletely opened hibiscus flowers

(... is a kind of mallow ) tall coarse American herb having palmate leaves and numerous small white dioecious flowers; found wild in most alluvial soils of eastern and central United States

(... is a kind of mallow ) tall handsome perennial herb of southeastern United States having maplelike leaves and white flowers

(... is a kind of mallow ) herb widely distributed in tropics and subtropics used for forage and medicinally as a demulcent and having a fine soft bast stronger than jute; sometimes an aggressive weed

(... is a kind of mallow ) tropical American weed having pale yellow or orange flowers naturalized in southern United States

(... is a kind of mallow ) perennial purple-flowered wild mallow of western North America that is also cultivated

(... is a kind of mallow ) genus of coarse herbs and subshrubs of arid North and South America having pink or scarlet flowers and globose fruits

(... is a kind of mallow ) any of various plants of the genus Kosteletzya predominantly of coastal habitats; grown for their flowers that resemble hibiscus

(... is a kind of mallow ) perennial of northwestern United States and western Canada resembling a hollyhock and having white or pink flowers

(... is a kind of mallow ) erect Old World perennial with faintly musk-scented foliage and white or pink flowers; adventive in United States

(... is a kind of mallow ) annual Old World plant with clusters of pink or white flowers; naturalized in United States

(... is a kind of mallow ) erect or decumbent Old World perennial with axillary clusters of rosy-purple flowers; introduced in United States

(... is a kind of mallow ) bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus

(... is a kind of mallow ) tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber; naturalized in southeastern Europe and United States

(... is a kind of mallow ) any of various tall plants of the genus Alcea; native to the Middle East but widely naturalized and cultivated for its very large variously colored flowers

(... is a kind of mallow ) any of various plants of the genus Althaea; similar to but having smaller flowers than genus Alcea

(... is a kind of mallow ) a plant of the genus Callirhoe having palmately cleft leaves and white to red or purple flowers borne throughout the summer

(... is a kind of mallow ) any plant of the genus Hibiscus

(... is a kind of mallow ) a rare mallow found only in Illinois resembling the common hollyhock and having pale rose-mauve flowers; sometimes placed in genus Sphaeralcea

(... is a member of mallow) herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra

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