Heirloom Hollyhock approx. 25+ Seeds Level: Easy Alcea rosea An interesting plant, many individuals have lobed leaves instead of the round leaves of modern hollyhocks. This strain originated in Tasha's Great-Grandfather's garden in Bourne, Mass. He was known as the "Ice King" and lived from 1783-1864 Flower: Mixed colors, single.
Likes: Moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil in full sun.
Height: 3-12 feet
Germination: 10-14 days at 70 degrees. Thin seedlings to 2-3 feet apart. Move while young.