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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