Series: Spotlight

Alcea rosea 'Radiant Rose'

Radiant Rose Hollyhock

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Single flowers in bright yellow. Sturdy and perennial, first year flowering with early sowings.Also available in dark black-purple ('Blacknight'), red colours ('Mars Magic'), yellow ('Sunshine') and pure white with yellow eye ('Polarstar'). Tremendous popular old-fashioned perennial.


More About Alcea rosea 'Radiant Rose'

  • Jelitto Seeds of Germany intro 2010
  • strong grower...less disease prone

Rose pink, single flowers are produced on tall, sturdy stalks in midsummer.


Height:

4-6 ft

Spread:

1-2 ft

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

Alcea rosea 'Radiant Rose' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Dried Flower
  • Cottage Garden
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen
  • Border
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Songbirds
  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer
  • Late Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Rose

Habit

  • Upright
  • Pyramidal