mountain hollyhock

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Noun1.mountain hollyhock - perennial of northwestern United States and western Canada resembling a hollyhock and having white or pink flowers
mallow - any of various plants of the family Malvaceae
genus Iliamna, Iliamna - small genus of perennial herbs or subshrubs; some often placed in other genera
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- Wasabia japonica (Japanese horseradish) is a herb of the cabbage family whose name means mountain hollyhock. It's semi-aquatic and needs specialist growing conditions so your back garden is a no-no.
"I'm told the Japanese eat mountain hollyhocks with their fish.