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Alcea rosea Majorette Group (Hollyhock Majorette Group)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
1m
Max height
0.3m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Alcea rosea Majorette Group

Other names

Hollyhock Majorette Group

Genus

Alcea Alcea

Variety or Cultivar

Majorette Group _ Marjorette Group is a dwarf hollyhock with fully double, lacy blooms, in crimson, lavender, lemon, pink, rose and salmon, bringing fabulous colour to the garden.


Alcea rosea Majorette Group is: Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect

Flower

Red, Pale-orange, Pink, Purple in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Capsid bug , Caterpillars , Flea beetles , Slugs Capsid bug , Caterpillars , Flea beetles , Slugs

Diseases

Susceptible to a rust.

General care

Pruning

Cut back after flowering.

Propagation methods

Seed


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Where to grow

Alcea rosea Majorette Group (Hollyhock Majorette Group) will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Grow in well-drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun. Staking advised (particularly in windy locations).

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Alcea rosea Majorette Group

Other names

Hollyhock Majorette Group

Genus

Alcea Alcea

Variety or Cultivar

Majorette Group _ Marjorette Group is a dwarf hollyhock with fully double, lacy blooms, in crimson, lavender, lemon, pink, rose and salmon, bringing fabulous colour to the garden.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect


Colour

Flower

Red, Pale-orange, Pink, Purple in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Capsid bug , Caterpillars , Flea beetles , Slugs

Diseases

Susceptible to a rust.

General care

Pruning

Cut back after flowering.

Propagation methods

Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Alcea rosea Majorette Group (Hollyhock Majorette Group) will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Grow in well-drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun. Staking advised (particularly in windy locations).

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 10, Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

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