Hollyhock Summer Carnival Pink – Item #3466

$1.99

Showy, fully double, powder puff blossoms in delicate blush pink cover the tall stalks of this cottage garden favorite. Easy to grow plants tolerate heat and drought. An improved Chater’s variety, it blooms the first year and flowers longer during the season. Attracts pollinators.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 2″ (5cm)

Sprouts In: 10-20 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Hollyhocks grow easily in a sunny location and most any soil. Plant outdoors about two weeks before last spring frost date. Start transplants indoors four to five weeks earlier. Keep young plants evenly moist.

Hollyhocks are short-lived perennials, especially in moist soil. Replant every two to three years.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Alcea rosea

Height: 4-6′ (1.2-2m)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: hardy perennial