Marshmallow (Organic)


Althaea officinalis

Minimum: 25+ seeds

Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Marshmallow, where healing traditions and garden beauty converge in perfect harmony. Althaea officinalis, commonly known as Marshmallow, is a captivating herb celebrated for its potential medicinal benefits and ornamental charm. Uncover the secrets of this soothing herb and bring the sweet symphony of Marshmallow to your garden.

Key Features:

  1. Healing Heritage: Marshmallow has a rich history as a medicinal herb, valued for its potential soothing properties. The roots and leaves of Althaea officinalis are believed to contain compounds that may support respiratory health and digestive well-being.

  2. Garden Elegance: Beyond its healing properties, Marshmallow graces your garden with elegance. Admire the tall stems adorned with soft pink flowers, creating a picturesque scene that adds a touch of romance to your outdoor space.

  3. Culinary and Medicinal Uses: Delight in the dual nature of Marshmallow. Not only is it a visual treat, but it's also a culinary and medicinal treasure. The roots can be used in teas and infusions, offering a mild and soothing flavor that transcends both the kitchen and apothecary.

  4. Easy-Care Gem: Cultivating Marshmallow is a joy for gardeners of all levels. Plant it in well-drained soil with exposure to full sun, and let this easy-care gem thrive with minimal attention, rewarding you with its delightful presence.

  5. Wildlife Attraction: Marshmallow's fragrant blooms beckon pollinators, turning your garden into a haven for bees and butterflies. Be part of the ecological cycle as you cultivate this herb, contributing to the flourishing biodiversity of your outdoor haven.


  • Botanical Name: Althaea officinalis
  • Common Names: Marshmallow, Common Marshmallow
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade
  • Days to Maturity: Approximately 90-120 days


  • Embrace the healing heritage of Marshmallow, a herb traditionally used for its potential respiratory and digestive support.
  • Revel in the garden elegance of Marshmallow, with tall stems and soft pink flowers creating a romantic and picturesque scene.
  • Explore the culinary and medicinal uses of Marshmallow roots, adding a soothing touch to teas and infusions.
  • Enjoy the easy-care nature of Marshmallow, a low-maintenance herb that thrives in well-drained soil with exposure to full sun.
  • Contribute to wildlife attraction with Marshmallow's fragrant blooms, inviting pollinators to dance in your garden.

Cultivation Tips:

  1. Plant Marshmallow in well-drained soil with exposure to full sun to partial shade.
  2. Water moderately, ensuring the soil stays consistently moist, especially during dry periods.
  3. Harvest roots for culinary and medicinal use, promoting continual growth and enjoying the dual benefits of Marshmallow.

Invite the sweet symphony of Marshmallow into your garden. Order now and let this captivating herb bring both healing and delight to your outdoor sanctuary!