Hollyhocks
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Hollyhock Blooms

Anonymous added on October 5, 2011 | Answered

My hollyhocks have not bloomed this year. Any suggestions? (northern Virginia)

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Nikki
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Answered on October 6, 2011

It may be lacking phosphorus. I would give the plants some phosphorus, like bone meal. If the foliage looks healthy but there are no blooms, phosphorus is normally the problem. This article should also help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/phosphorus-plant-growth.htm

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