Alcea rosea 'Spotlight™ Mars Magic'

Hollyhock


Alcea rosea 'Mars Magic'

  • Striking bright red, single flowers
  • Flowers on tall, sturdy stalks in mid summer
  • Cultivar is truly perennial—not biennial!!
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Garden
Garden
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Hollyhocks need a sunny location.  Soil should be rich, moist, well drained. 


Height: 5-6 Feet
Spacing: 18-24 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Red
Zone: 3-9
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Mass Planting
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Specimen
  • Edging
  • Garden

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained



Alcea rosea 'Spotlight™ Mars Magic' looks great with:


Ruby Ribbons Switch Grass

Panicum virgatum 'Ruby Ribbons'

Ruby Ribbons Switch Grass