mallow family

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A member of the mallow family, which includes cotton and okra, kenaf is an annual hibiscus plant which is environmentally friendly, requiring low amounts of fertilizer, virtually no pesticides, and no defoliants to grow.
They are members of the mallow family - the name comes from alkaia, the Greek for mallow - and the single flowered forms have typically shallow, trumpet-shaped flowers with a prominent central group of stamens.
valida), a perennial herb in the mallow family (Malvaceae).