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Alcea pallida

Synonym(s) Althaea pallida
Common name eastern hollyhock
Family malvaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers lilac (summer)
Size 6-8'
From seed scarify, germinate at room temperature.
detailed seed-starting info below

Native to Turkey and the Balkans. Woolly leaves.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '06 trade. Baggy 70F (8w; dehusked and sandpapered a few at 11d; 35%G, 14-34d). Only a few of the germinated seeds developed into healthy seedlings

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