How to Grow Hollyhocks?

Answer Hollyhocks are generally considered a biennial. They grow leaves the first year and flower, seed and die the next. However, depending on growing conditions and the hardiness of the plants, they fre... Read More »

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How do I take care of hollyhocks?

Water, Fertilizer and FungusGive hollyhocks 1/2 inch of water two to three times per week and daily during periods of dry, hot weather. Water them low to the ground in the morning. Do not spray the... Read More »

What Are the Holes in My Hollyhocks?

Hollyhocks are hardy annual flowers that can grow up to 6 feet tall and bloom throughout the summer months. Staking to protect from wind damage and monitoring for pests will keep your hollyhocks he... Read More »

How do i plant hollyhocks?

From SeedChoose a planting site in full sun. Add amendments to poor soil; hollyhocks prefer loamy, well-drained conditions. In late spring to early summer, sow the seeds 1/8-inch deep and firmly pa... Read More »

When do hollyhocks bloom?

Hollyhocks are tall flowers (some varieties grow up to 9 feet) with large roundish leaves and single, semi-double or double flowers that bloom in the summer in a variety of colors. While some strai... Read More »