Hollyhock Black, organic seeds
Alcea Rosea Nigra is not really black but deeply dark-violet. The flowers are single and are used as natural colouring agents yielding a wonderful colour to among other things, herbal teas. The "black" is of course a herbal medicine just as the common hollyhock.
|Scientific name:||Alcea rosea|
|Botanic family:||The Mallow Family - Malvaceae|
|Sowing depth:||1,5 cm|
|Germination time:||10–15 days|
|Plant spacing:||40 cm|
|Row spacing:||40 cm|