Althaea officinalis L.
NOT protected species in Bulgaria.
Perennial herbaceous plant. Stems to 150 cm high. Flowering June-September1.
In wet meadows, along rivers, in scrub, in plains, foothills and mountains2:
Throughout the country, reaching 1000 meters altitude3.
Europe (south of England, Denmark and central parts of European Russia), Asia, North Africa, introduced to North America4.
1 Маркова, М. 1979. Във: Флора на Народна Република България, том VII, София.
2 Маркова, М. 1979.
3 Маркова, М. 1979.
4 Маркова, М. 1979.