ZEBRA HOLLYHOCK SEEDS
BIBOR FELHO Zebra Hollyhock Seeds
Tough, free-flowering plants produce purple hibiscus-like flowers veined in deep plum all summer. Excellent cut flowers. Plants grow 3-4 feet tall, are striking in borders or backgrounds. "Bibor Felho" is translated as "Purple Haze." First year flowering biennial, or short-lived perennial that usually self-sows. Winter hardy to zone 3. Organically grown.
ZEBRINA Zebra Hollyhock Seeds
The saucer shaped flowers are white or light pink with purple stripes, arranged on long 2-3 foot spikes. They are produced with great freedom all summer long. An easy to grow 3-4 foot tall biennial or short-lived perennial, 'Zebrina' will usually self-sow and return year after year. Winter hardy to zone 3.
How to Plant ZEBRA HOLLYHOCK Seeds
Sow seed in 2 inch pots or cell
packs, press into soil and
lightly cover. Kept at 70 -
75° F. germination is in
14-28 days. Can direct sow
into prepared seed beds after
all danger of frost, in groups
of 3-4 seeds spaced 12-24
inches apart. Thin to the
Comments: Full or part sun. Tolerates a wide range of soils as long as drainage is good. Moderate to average water, will tolerate short periods of drought. Feed with all purpose fertilizer before growth begins in spring. Flowers are excellent for cutting, attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Remove old blooms or cut plants back to encourage repeat flowering. Often self-sows.