Black Hollyhock


Technically a biennial, producing a basal rosette of leaves its 1st year and 6-foot flower stalks the next, Black Hollyhock often returns for a 3rd or 4th performance – as well as readily self-seeding. Three-inch flowers have shimmering silky petals of deep reddish black. Flowers have been used for centuries as a dye, making shades of blue. Dried petals fall to the ground as a one-piece tube where they are easily gathered. Popular with pollinators too.

Approx. 50 seeds per packet
Grown in Potter Valley, California
Certified Organic by CCOF
Open-pollinated, non-GMO

Reviews (9)


Lovely seeds. Took a while to come. Nicely packaged.

I'm excited to grow these!

Nicely packaged. Already starting to germinate after only a little more than a week!

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