Alcea rosea - Mars Magic Spotlight series
Common name: Hollyhock
The Alcea rosea Spotlight Series was introduced by Jelitto in 2010 who worked for 18 years to develop an all colored alcea that is a single flower.
Stunning 5' tall spikes of flowers bloom from early summer til late summer.
The single flowers are all red in color.
Beautiful in the cottage garden.
Great cut flowers.
Stunning when planted in masses.
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
Exposure: Full sun
Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.