cutting back hollyhocks
I have grown hollyhocks for the first time. When do I cut back for gauranteed growth in their second year? Mine are less than one year growth.
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You can cut them back during your fall cleanup, or now, if the flowers have finished for the season. Here is more info on growing these plants: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hollyhock/tips-on-hollyhocks-growing-hollyhocks-successfully.htm