Alcea Chaters Double Yellow
The distinctive pom pom like flowers in a wonderful yellow colour, mass above simple green foliage, attracting butterflies throughout the summer.
Month Available: February
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Yellow
Suitable For Wildlife: Butterflies
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering
Height / Spread: 2m x 0.6m (6ft x 2ft)
These will always grow best in soil which doesn't dry out
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Rust
Plant Care: May need support when flowering.
Care and Time: Medium - spring
Benefits: Wonderful for mixed borders, traditional cottage garden plant, graceful colours, attracts butterflies
History: Alcea rosea are commonly known as Hollyhocks and are one of the most traditional of cottage garden plants.
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