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Alcea rosea : fact sheet


Species name:
Alcea rosea
Common names:
Hollyhock ,Stokroos
Description:
Hollyhock, Erect Biennial

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 25cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Biennials
Usage:
Edible Flower ,Edible Leaves ,Edible Root/Tubers ,Edible Stalk/Stem/Branch/Trunk/Bark ,Edible Syrup/Sap/Oil ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Inconspicuous or No Fruit
Flowers:
Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Evergreen