Hollyhock (Alcea Rosea Dunkelroter) 50 seeds (#1863)
Hollyhock is a splendid dot perennial from old cottage gardens.
It grows vigorously. The dark red double flowers are an eye-catchers in the garden. The stems are also nice for vases.
Hollyhock need deep, loose rich soil.
Genus - Alcea
Species - Rosea
Variety - Dunkelroter
Common name - Hollyhock
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 2 - 9
Height - 1,80 m
Plant type - Perennial flower
Exposure - Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Acidic, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil type - Rich, porous, loose
Water requirements - Average Water
Landscape uses - Pots on the balcony or in the garden bed
Bloom season - May - July
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Dark red
Sow in pots or dishes from January to March and put in a cold frame or germinate inside.
Cover lightly and keep at +18-+20C.
Germinates in 8-10 days.
After 3-4 weeks transplant and grow at +10-+12C (for compact growing).
- Stock: 24
- Model ID: #1863