Hollyhocks
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Planting Hollyhock Roots

Anonymous added on April 5, 2014 | Answered

What is the proper way to plant hollyhock roots?

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Nikki
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Answered on April 5, 2014

Generally, hollyhocks are best grown from seed. However, they can also be grown from their tuberous bare root. You can place them in the ground with the pointy taproot facing down. But don't be alarmed if you accidentally place them wrong side up. Plants have an amazing ability to grow anyway. Here is an article that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hollyhock/planting-hollyhock-roots.htm

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