Gardeners can grow a marshmallow plant by taking cuttings from an existing plant during the fall, or by growing from seed. After dividing or sowing seed in the fall, the plant will flower the following year during August and September, after which the perennial herb bears fruit.
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Jessica Alzarana has a Bachelor of Music in music composition from the University of North Texas, and is currently pursuing a graduate degree in music therapy from Texas Woman's University. Alzarana's essays have been published by UNICEF State of the World Children's Report, BootsNAll, Alarana Atelier, eHow, and Travels.