Hollyhocks
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hollyhocks

Zone Groton, Ct | susan.whitworth added on May 6, 2016 | Answered

I planted Hollyhock seeds last year. The leaves grew huge and lush like elephant ears but they never bloomed. They got about 6 hours of sun and were watered faithfully. That was last year. Now this year some leaves have come back. What can I do to ensure they bloom this year?

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on May 9, 2016

    Hollyhocks are actually biennials and will not flower until their 2nd year.
    You should look for flowers this summer!

    Here is an article with care information.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hollyhock/tips-on-hollyhocks-growing-hollyhocks-successfully.htm

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