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Fireball Mallow (2 of 11)

Plant in rich, moist to wet soil
Plant in full sun; prune to the ground after frost
Height: 4-6 feet; Width: 4-6 feet
Hardy in USDA zones 4-9:
Zone 4: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; fertilize in spring; water regularly in
dry spells during first growing season; mulch in fall; avoid contact with salt.
Zone 5: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; fertilize in spring; water regularly in
dry spells during first growing season; mulch in fall; avoid contact with salt.
Zone 6: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; fertilize in spring; water regularly in
dry spells during first growing season; mulch in fall.
Zone 7: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; fertilize in spring; water regularly in
dry spells during first growing season; mulch in fall.
Zone 8: Plant in spring or early fall; plant in full sun; fertilize in spring; water
regularly in dry spells during first growing season; mulch in fall.
Zone 9: Plant in spring or early fall; plant in full sun; fertilize in spring; water
regularly in dry spells during first growing season; mulch in fall.

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