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SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

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Alcea rosea ‘Creme de Cassis’   

A new look for the much loved hollyhock. Large (3-4” wide), ‘Crème’ colored flowers with a deeper ‘Cassis’ raspberry throat, contrasted by a yellow eye, are held on sturdy stems. Flowers are single with some semi-double occasionally. Grows 4-6' tall. 

 
    Common Name:Hollyhocks
    Hardiness Zones:2-8
    Exposure:  
    Native:No
    Deer Resistant:No
 
Growing Tips: Plant in moist, well drained soil that is high in organic matter.

About Alcea: Usually categorized as biennial, Hollyhocks will act more as a perennial if the flower spikes are cut back before they develop mature seeds. We recommend letting a flower spike or two mature to allow the seeds to drop to ensure a succession of plants.