Order your FREE wildfire preparedness kit today! Order Now>>>

Volunteer with us at community events! Sign up here>>>

Cusick’s Checkermallow

Sidalcea cusickii

Plant Description

An ornamental herbaceous perennial with tall spikes of rose-pink flowers that deepen in color as they age. Blooms May-July. Mounds of rounded basal leaves are typically evergreen, though they may die back during a hard freeze.  Considered uncommon in its natural habitat.

Plant Details

Life Forms
Habitats
Soil and Moisture Conditions
Special Uses
Shade Preference
Mature Height 1.5-6'
© Marion Soil and Water Conservation District. All Rights Reserved.