Alcea rosea 'Blackberry Ripple'


Photo courtesy of Swift Greenhouses

  • Ruffled double and semi-double blooms in a decadent mix of purple, black and white
  • Blooms in summer
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

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

Height: 5-6 ft
Spacing: 18-24 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Black, Purple, White
Zone: 3-9
Price Level 2: 5 for $35~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Mass Planting
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Focal Point
  • Dried Flower/ Foliage
  • Edging
  • Border or Bed


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained

Alcea rosea 'Blackberry Ripple' looks great with: