How to use Mallow in a sentence
Mallow received a charter of incorporation from James I.
Mallow is a centre for the fine salmon fishing on the Blackwater.
These are attracted by wildflowers such as musk mallow and goat's beard.
The fibre known as China jute or Tien-tsin jute is the product of another plant, Abutilon Avicennae, a member of the Mallow family.
Feeding on the seeds of tree mallow, they seem to favor coastal areas.Advertisement
Bath, Buxton and Matlock in England; Mallow in Ireland; Wildbad, Schlangenbad and Badenweiler in Germany; Gastein and Teplitz in Austria; Ragatz in Switzerland; Plombieres and Dax in France; and Bormio in Italy are amongst the best known.
At Dublin they were well received, and at Belfast enthusiastically, but there were hostile demonstrations at Mallow and Cork.
Changes are produced in the whorl of stamens by cohesion of the filaments to a greater or less extent, while the anthers remain free; thus, all the filaments of the androecium may unite, forming a tube round the pistil, or a central bundle when the pistil is abortive, the stamens becoming monadelphous, as occurs in plants of the Mallow tribe; or they may be arranged in two bundles, the stamens being diadelphous, as in Polygala, Fumaria and Pea; in this case the bundles may be equal or unequal.
Both sites had new species including water chickweed, common toadflax, snapdragon, common hemp nettle, dwarf mallow and greater knapweed.
Musk mallow is a more delicate and pale pink relation of the robust and purple common mallow.Advertisement
Greek Mallow (Sidalcea) - A group of graceful herbs from North West America, with showy white, pink, or purple flowers in long erect spikes like a miniature Hollyhock.
Jews Mallow (Kerria) - The double variety of this Japanese shrub, K. japonica, is an old favourite in cottage gardens.
Mallow (Malva) - Stout and sometimes showy perennial and half-shrubby plants, of which there are few pretty garden plants, the majority being coarse and weedy.
One of the best is the white variety of the native Musk Mallow (M. moschata).
Plagianthus - Handsome flowering shrubs of the Mallow order, most of which belong to Australia, and are tender, but three kinds come from the mountains of New Zealand, and succeed against walls in the milder parts of Britain.Advertisement
Rock Mallow (Malvastrum) - These are in flower like Mallows, but dwarfer, not quite hardy, being natives of the warmer parts of America.
Kerrioides is a summer-leafing shrub from Japan, with a growth and foliage recalling the familiar old Jews Mallow on cottage walls, but with white flowers.
Among the land plants may be noted the blue anemone; the ranunculus along the road-sides, with a strong perfume of violets; the Malta heath, which flowers at all seasons; Cynomorium coccineum, the curious " Malta fungus," formerly so valued for medicinal purposes that a guard was set for its preservation under the rule of the Knights; the pheasant's-eye; three species of mallow and geranium; Oxalis cernua, a very troublesome imported weed; Lotus edulis; Scorpiurus subvillosa, wild and cultivated as forage; two species of the horseshoe-vetch; the opium poppy; the yellow and claret-coloured poppy; wild rose; Cartaegus azarolus, of which the fruit is delicious preserved; the ice-plant; squirting cucumber; many species of Umbelliferae; Labiatae, to which the spicy flavour of the honey (equal to that of Mt Hymettus) is ascribed; snapdragons; broom-rape; glass-wort; Salsola soda, which produces when burnt a considerable amount of alkali; there are fifteen species of orchids; the gladiolus and iris are also found; Urginia scilla, the medicinal squill, abounds with its large bulbous roots near the sea; seventeen species of sedges and seventy-seven grasses have been recorded.
This L'Occitane Lavender Body Lotion is lightly scented with essential oils and also contains moisturizing mallow extract and grape seed oil.
Some of the ingredients in the Arbonne FC5 deep cleaning mask include fresh strawberry cells, mallow, melissa, watercress, ivy, witch hazel extract, pineapple extract, and kaolin.Advertisement
This oil-free formula contains fresh strawberry cell extracts and a combination of mallow, melissa, watercress, and ivy.
American plants of the Mallow order, of which some half-dozen kinds are known in our gardens.