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Hollyhock 'The Watchman'.......PLANTS.......Alcea nigra

Common Name: Hollyhocks
Flower Color: Red-Black
Height: 5'
Light: Full Sun
Zone: 3-8
Water: Average
Soil: Average to Poor
Maintenance: Low.
Other info: Hollyhocks are generally biennials, but sometimes will often return more years if bloom stalks are cut down before going to seed. However, if more plants are wanted, they will re-seed, so it may work best to let the flowering stems produce seeds.

Alcea nigra
'The Watchman' Hollyhock
** The Watchman Hollyhock flowers **

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See Main Plant Page for pot/plant size, and other possible notes.   If you do not find this plant on the Main Plant Page under Alcea, it is not available for the current growing season.

Photo/Informational Links:
1) 1) Alcea rosea var. nigra 'The Watchman' at Dave's Garden
2) Alcea rosea at Wikipedia
3) Alcea rosea at USDA

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