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Alcea rosea 'Cerise'

Alcea rosea 'Cerise' - Hollyhock - Photo Courtesy of Walters Garden

Alcea rosea 'Cerise' - Hollyhock - Photo Courtesy of Walters Garden

Series: Halo Series

More About Alcea rosea 'Cerise'

  • Two-toned, large single flowers
  • Pink flowers with a contrasting deep purple centre halo on tall, sturdy stalks
  • Vigorous, upright perennial
  • Rounded, hairy, light green foliage
  • This cultivar bred to resist rust
  • Bloom Time: Early to midsummer

Zone:

3

Height:

150-170 cm

Spread:

60-70 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Hollyhock Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a moderately fertile, average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun. May require staking if planted in exposed sites. 


Alcea rosea 'Cerise' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Foundation planting

 Suitable Substitutions for Alcea rosea 'Cerise'