malva sylvestris


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high mallow

high mallow

Mallow-type leaves but with more pronounced 5 lobes. Flowers pinkish purple with dark lines coming from middle. Same properties as common mallow/malva. The entire plant is edible.
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on Rumex crispus, Tehran-Peykanshahr, 18 May 2003; Aphis umbrella Borner on Malva neglecta, Tehran, 26 April 2002; Ahvaz, 7 March 2004; on Malva sylvestris, Hamadan, 6 June 2006; Brachycaudus cardui (L.
The interviewed informants mentioned some wild plants consumed cooked, for example, Malva sylvestris, Cichorium endivia, Oxalis pes-capare, Portulaca oleracea and Asparagus horridus.
Malva sylvestris and Mentha pulegium using several tests: 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH), 2,2'-azino-bis (3-ethylbenzthiazoline-6-sulphonic acid (ABTS), reducing power and metal chelating and it is also targeted to determine the total phenolic, and flavonoid contents of these plants using current methods.