Marsh-mallow on the shore of the Fleet, Dorset
Pink and white flowers, grey-green leaves
Petals with clefts, staminal tube and anthers
Stamen branchlets with anthers
Joined styles and linear stigmas above stamens
Close-up of styles, stigmas, anthers and staminal tube
Side view- petals and velvety sepals and epicalyx
Calyx curled over the fruit
Soft, velvety, 5- lobed leaf
Upper leaf - folded like a fan