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Iliamna rivularis

Iliamna rivularis

Synonym(s) Malva rivularis
Common name streamside wild hollyhock
Family malvaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z4)
Flowers pink (summer)
Size 3-6'
Light moist soil
Cultural notes sun-part shade
From seed Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.
detailed seed-starting info below

Attractive member of the mallow family. It grew nicely in its first year, even bloomed - but did not return the next year. It's supposed to be hardy to zone 4, so its disappearance puzzles me.

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 '07 trade. Sandpapered; baggy 70F (3%G, 36d) - 75F (9%G, 2-12d)

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