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Common Mallow
Malva neglecta

Common Mallow, Malva neglectaThe common mallow is a very common weed, one which I must constantly be removing from my flower beds.  It is also known as cheese weed, because of the shape of its fruit.  If permitted, it will grow to two feet or higher.








Common Mallow, Malva neglectaThe flowers of the common mallow are very small, and not very pretty.










Common Mallow, Malva neglectaThe fruit are supposed to look like a wheel of cheese, hence the name cheese weed.










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