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Alcea rosea 'Nigra'
Alcea rosea 'Nigra'
Code: 2052Family: MalvaceaeGenus: Alcea
Plant Type:Perennial
Beautiful single deep black-purple blooms on tall stalks grace this old-fashioned garden favorite. Excellent for cut flowers.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Fast,Moderate
Size Range: 6' tall x 2' wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Moist,Tolerates Sandy,Tolerates Clay,Loam,Not particular
Water Use: Low
Maintenance: Medium,High
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Bees Attracts BeesAttracts Birds Attracts Birds
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesAttracts Hummingbirds Attracts Hummingbirds
Good for Cut Flowers Good for Cut FlowersShowy Flowers Showy Flowers
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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