Alcea rosea 'Blacknight'

Malvaceae

 

Habitat: sunny borders

 

Soil: any good garden soil

 

Height: 1.5 m

 

Flowering: early to mid summer

 

Width: 60 cm

           


           

This is one of the many plants with flowers that are called black, but are really very dark maroon. But that hardly matters - what you get is a striking hollyhock, with its long spire of flowers opening from the base upwards to give a long summer display.
UBU-2
2 litre pot £9.00