These easy-to-grow plants bear blossoms resembling single hollyhocks (Alcea).Lavatera trimestris
Mediterranean native reaches 3–6 ft. tall and wide from spring-sown seed. Satiny flowers up to 4 in. across. Species is seldom seen in gardens; more commonly grown are named varieties with blossoms in white, pink, rosy carmine. Bloom extends from midsummer to frost if spent flowers are removed to halt seed production.
Upright growth to 3 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide, with solid deep red flowers.
Mediterranean nativewidely grown for use as a freshor dried cut flower. To 1 1/2 ft. high and 1 ft. wi...
Native to Europe, western Asia; naturalized in North America. Aromatic plant grows to 2 ft. tall and 1...