Sidalcea malviflora 'Party Girl'
Like a shorter-growing hollyhock, with flowers on erect stems. Deadheading prolongs period of bloom into fall: I bought ours in a late-summer sale, with spent flowerstalks obviously cut back - it bloomed again by late September. 'Party Girl' is a deeper rose-pink than the wildflower species (to which its seedlings will revert).
|| Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.
detailed seed-starting info below
|Seed ripens||early July|
In our garden, this plant grows in the following areas: driveway bed, orchard nursery area
Seed for this plant is included on my seed trade list
One or more images of this plant are included in my stock photo catalog
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PlantLinks to other web pages about Sidalcea malviflora 'Party Girl'
- Seed from '10 garden. Rubbed with sandpaper to remove husks and lightly scarify dark bean seeds. Baggy 70F (47+%G, 4-14d)
- Seed from '10 garden. Rubbed with sandpaper to remove husks and lightly scarify dark bean seeds. Baggy 70F (86%G, 7-14d)
- Seed from '12 garden. Rubbed with sandpaper as above. Baggy 70F (56%G, 7-13d)
- Seed from '13 garden. Rubbed with sandpaper as above. Baggy 70F (52%G, 7-13d)
- Seed from '13 garden. Rubbed with sandpaper as above. Baggy 70F (50%G, 7-12d)
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January 29, 2014