Malope trifida

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Annual Malope
Malope trifida (Malvaceae) flower.JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malvales
Family: Malvaceae
Genus: Malope
M. trifida
Binomial name
Malope trifida

Malope trifida (mallow-wort,[1] annual malope, maloppi, purple Spanish mallow; syn. Malope ciliata F.G. Dietr., Malope grandiflora F.G.Dietr., Malope malacoides var trifida (Cav.) Samp.[2]) is a species of Malope native to the Western Mediterranean Region. This plant is often used as an ornamental plant.[3]


  1. ^ "BSBI List 2007". Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (xls) on 2015-01-25. Retrieved 2014-10-17.
  2. ^ The Malope Page: Malope trifida at Malvaceae Info
  3. ^ Pink, A. (2004). Gardening for the Million. Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation.