Davidson's Bush Mallow is a six to eight foot tall perennial that looks like a large hibiscus bush with two inch pink hibiscus- like flowers. The plant looks like a hybrid between Lavatera assurgentiflora and Malocothamnus fasciculatus and is rare in California. Davidson's Bush Mallow likes full sun and sandy soil. It has gray foliage and is evergreen. For a large gray accent shrub that also attracts mini-wildlife and hummingbirds, and is soothing to the eye, with its soft gray foliage and the most beautiful pink flowers ever, Davidson's Bush Mallow will do.
Malacothamnus davidsonii tolerates sand.
Foliage of Malacothamnus davidsonii is evergreen.
Flower of Malacothamnus davidsonii has color pink.
Communities for Malacothamnus davidsonii:Chaparral and Coastal Sage Scrub.