globe mallow

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Etymology[edit]

globe +‎ mallow. The flowers of both kinds are globe-shaped just before the petals fully open.

Noun[edit]

globe mallow ‎(plural globe mallows)

  1. (botany) Any of many North American plants of the genus Sphaeralcea in the mallow family, Malvaceae.
  2. (botany) Plants of the genus Iliamna in the mallow family, Malvaceae, more commonly known as wild hollyhocks.