The wonderful, crimson pink flowers open freely atop straight stems. The blooms are similar to Hollyhock, but more petite, each is around 5cm across. They look stunning in the garden and make for good cut flowers.
Sidalcea 'Crimson' looks a picture in mixed borders, large containers and towards the back of beds.
Grow Sidalcea in moderately fertile to humus rich soil. Ensure the soil is well drained as they won't succeed in water logged locations. Sidalcea grow best in areas with warm days and cool nights. In cool climates, you can grow in full sun. Morning sun to light shade is acceptable in temperate zones. Water to establish, then only if rainfall is low.
Sidalcea originates in North America and Mexico.
Supplied as: Bare rooted
Cool to Mediterranean
Full Sun to Semi Shade