What is the best time to plant hollyhocks? Also, do you cut down lilies in the fall?
Best Time to Plant Hollyhocks
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Here is an article that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hollyhock/tips-on-hollyhocks-growing-hollyhocks-successfully.htm
As for the lilies, do not cut the plants. Allow the leaves to die down naturally so they will have enough energy for next year's blooms.