Hollyhocks…

My dad gifted me with some hollyhock starts last year.  They survived the winter quite well and are now showing off in the garden…

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They are a beautiful black color!

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When the setting sun shines on them in the evening, they are just ….wow!

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8 comments on “Hollyhocks…

  1. Margaret says:

    Hi Erin You have looked after your Father’s gift well. It is a beauitful colour especially the shot withthe light behind it. Margaret

  2. ladyfi says:

    They are beautiful!

  3. kiwiskan says:

    Beautiful. I love hollyhocks

  4. i am partial to the pink myself but that is a very pretty color.
    “Erect against the garden wall, they grow, the tallest flower of all. Like grandmamas they seem to know, the reason why strange things are so.” Vera Keevers Smith

  5. Wow, those are gorgeous! I don’t think I’ve seen that colour before.

  6. Lovely, glad they are thriving♫ My Catching the light: http://lauriekazmierczak.com/variations-on-a-theme/

  7. Denise says:

    I love your hollyhocks, your photos of them are brilliant! Thank you for sharing with Today’s Flowers and have a great weekend 🙂

  8. They are gorgeous! I have some hollyhocks growing here but they are no where near to blooming yet.

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