August 11, 2013
Hollyhocks can be seen in gardens throughout Routt County this summer. This plant loves full sun but can handle partial shade and doesn't need much watering at all.
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An old-fashioned favorite, the large white, pink and purple funnel-shaped blooms of hollyhocks (alcea rosea, can be seen in gardens throughout Routt County this summer. Towering as high as 8 feet tall, these spires of crepe-like blooms can grow in most any soil, including our clay.