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Callirhoe bushii

Bush's Poppy Mallow

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Callirhoe bushii (Bush's Poppy Mallow)

Native to Midwestern short grass prairies, this looks like a robust form of the trailing Purple Poppy Mallow with the same extended bloom time of wine-colored flowers but a slightly taller more upright habit.

Additional Information:

- Inches


- Inches


Bloom/Seasonal Color
Red Violet

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

Home Owner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Good Companions
Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa), Prairie Beard Tongue (Penstemon tubaeflorus), Lanceleaf Coreopsis (Coreopsis lanceolata)

Characteristics & Attributes

Hydrologic Designation


Season of Interest

Mid (May-June)
Late (July-frost)

Soil Moisture


Sun Exposure

Full Sun

USFS MO Ecological Map