Rose mallow (Lavatera trimestris) is a fast growing annual that reaches 3 to 5 feet tall. Rose mallow plants would cover a tree stump with large, picturesque blossoms. This flower thrives in full sun or partial shade and grows in any type of soil.
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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.