Alcea x 'Summer Memories'

Hollyhock

Family: Malvaceae Mallow


Type Bi-annual, perennial
USDA Hardiness range 2A - 8A
Exposure Full sun
Bloom color Orange, pink, purple, salmon, yellow
Bloom time Early Summer to Early Fall
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Border, container, foundation, specimen
Height 5' to 6' / 1.60m to 1.80m
Spread 12" to 36" / 30cm to 90cm
Growth rate Fast
Bloom attributes Attracts butterflies, suitable for cut flowers, suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Attracts birds, invasive