Commonly known as Poppy Mallow or Wine Cups, Callirhoe involucrata is a native wildflower that decorates the garden with a summer-long display of bright magenta-pink flowers. A sprawling grower, Callirhoe involucrata's long branches spread out across the ground to create a colorful mat of flowers and foliage. Drought resistant perennial plant (xeric).

Common Name

Poppy Mallow, Winecups

Botanical Name

Callirhoe involucrata


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Light Requirements

Full Sun

Flower Color


Mature Height

5" tall

Mature Spread

24-30" wide

Bloom Time


Ships As

Potted Plant

Soil Type

Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Average Soil

Soil Moisture

Drought Resistant / Waterwise

Amount Of Rain

10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40" (with care)


Attract Butterflies, Bee Friendly, Deer Resistant, Native, Low Maintenance, Groundcover, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Multiplies / Naturalizes


Plant Select, Great Plants for the Great Plains

Ideal Region

Anywhere In The US, Northeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest, Suitable Above 7000 ft

Planting Time

Spring / Summer, Fall


Poppy Mallow