Higher classification Mallows
Scientific name Wissadula
|Similar Mallows, Herissantia, Bastardia, Robinsonella, Acaulimalva|
Wissadula is a genus of flowering plants in the mallow family, Malvaceae. It contains 25 to 30 species of herbs and subshrubs that are mostly native to the neotropics, with several in tropical Asia and Africa. The name is derived from the Sinhala language.