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Old 07-14-2008, 02:54 PM   #9521
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Nope.....This one is pink....I have others that are blue
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Old 07-14-2008, 02:57 PM   #9522
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some type of mallow?
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Old 07-14-2008, 03:02 PM   #9523
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I'm actually copying this word down.......any idea as to what it means???? sorry I'm a nut on what words mean.......etymology is our disease......people always look at me oddly when I want to know what the word means........lots of weird stares over the years.......don't care........inquiring minds want to know........cerainly helps in playing Pictionary..........hahahha...I would guess that ovt means to repel as in "off" something............so we'll see ...........thanks so much...........
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Old 07-14-2008, 03:11 PM   #9524
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some type of mallow?
To the best of my knowledge...No....But I will do some checking.
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Old 07-14-2008, 03:21 PM   #9525
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some type of mallow?

With 200 genera, and 2300 species in the Mallow family, It does seem to fall into the catergory.....
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Old 07-14-2008, 03:23 PM   #9526
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Just curious, is this particular mallow of the marsh variety?
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Old 07-14-2008, 03:27 PM   #9527
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Is it a hibiscus?
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Old 07-14-2008, 03:31 PM   #9528
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good grief, mallow is as close as I can get, ... we do have marsh mallows locally, but I can't find a photo of them anywhere to compare
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Old 07-14-2008, 03:40 PM   #9529
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This plant has two common names that I am familar with...Marsh or Mallow..... or Marsh Mallow is not a part of the name.
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How about hibiscus mallow marvel then?
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