Large, single, lemony yellow, long lasting flowers, foliage less susceptible to rust. Perfect as a back of the garden. Height 7′.
Alcea attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Prefers average, medium moisture well drained soil. Tolerates a wide range of soils. Intolerant of winter wet soils. Since it’s a short lived plant, allow to self seed in the garden. Rabbit resistant.
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-8
- Exposure: Full Sun
- Bloom Time(s): June-September