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Alcea rosea ‘Fiesta Time’
Alcea rosea ‘Fiesta Time’
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Alcea rosea ‘Fiesta Time’

Compact Hollyhock

USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.030.920

This compact Hollyhock selection is terrific for smaller gardens where the taller types might grow too big. The frilly double flowers are cerise-pink in colour with fringed tips of a soft rose tone. Will flower the first year, so may be treated as an annual or short-lived perennial. Excellent in mixed tubs and containers. Control leaf rust with a fungicide spray every two weeks, starting in mid May. Hollyhocks will readily self seed.

Further details for
Alcea rosea ‘Fiesta Time’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Deep Pink
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
Foliage Color
  Light Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Cut Flower
  Rabbit Resistant
   80-90 cm
   31-35 inches
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate