Hollyhock Summer Carnival Yellow – Item #3465

$2.09

Soft, lemon yellow double blossoms cover the tall stalks of this cottage garden favorite. Easy to grow plants tolerate heat and drought. Summer Carnival is an improved Chaters type, blooms the first year and flowers longer during the season.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Spacing: 6-12″ (15-30cm)

Sprouts In: 10-20 days

Thinning: 18″ (46cm)

Hollyhocks grow well in almost any soil with a sunny location. Start outdoors about two weeks before last frost. For transplants, start indoors four to five weeks before last frost. Keep young plants evenly moist.

Stake stems before flowers open. Cut back stalks after the first blossoms fade to encourage another set.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Alcea rosea

Height: 5-8′ (1.6-2.6m)

Bloom Period: midsummer

Type: hardy perennial