Posts tagged hollyhocks

July 1, 2010

 

Malvas (Mallows): Self Seeding And Abundant For Bouquets

The malva plant is a mainstay in my cutting garden. There are both pink and white flowering malvas, and the blooms look like miniature hollyhocks.

July 16, 2009

 

A Japanese Beetle on a yellow flower.

Picking Them Off (Japanese Beetles)

Japanese Beetles love roses, hollyhocks, crepe myrtle and hibiscus especially, and I dislike them with a passion for ruining my flowers.

August 17, 2006

 

colorful garden

Ubiquitous Design

Duffy created this garden in 1910, but as a design template it is timeless.

May 12, 2005

 

hill top garden

Hilltop

Children, the world over, have learned about the enchanting things that can happen in gardens because of Beatrix Potter.

September 17, 2004

 

white rose of sharon

Rose of Sharon

The Rose of Sharon flower is indeed, very similar to a single hollyhock. However...

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