Alcea rosea nigra is commonly known as Black Hollyhock. Hollyhocks are an old fashioned favorite and a must for any cottage type garden. Black Hollyhocks are a biennial for most gardeners. Plants may
A lovely flower pot display for the garden using an old ladder and potted plant colour. Would suit a patio or a small garden or balcony.
Country garden love: Cheery pink geraniums white bacopa-with a fun pop of lavender, you could use blue lobelia or scaevola-bring cottage charm to front porch. - New Gardening Ideas