Mallow – Malva sylvestris

Family: Malavaceae

Height: 60-120cm

Mallow has pink-purple flowers. Its leaves fade in colour with age. A very safe plant to feed to rabbits, chnchillas and cavies of all ages.

Constituents: Mucilage, essential oil and trace of tannin.

Actions: Demulcent, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, astringent.

Mallow - Malva sylvestris