Plant ID forum: Mystery flower

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Ellesmere Port
Kx1970
Jul 31, 2017 1:17 PM CST
Can anyone help identify this flower which appeared in my mums garden?
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bxncbx
Jul 31, 2017 1:26 PM CST
Looks like a very pretty hollyhock to me. Smiling
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Zencat
Jul 31, 2017 2:43 PM CST
And a lovely double one! Lovey dubby
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plantladylin
Jul 31, 2017 2:46 PM CST
Hi Kx1970, Welcome!

I agree, that looks like a beautiful Hollyhock (Alcea). We have 2 pages of them listed in our database with photos and growing information: https://garden.org/plants/sear...
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Name: Cal McGaugh
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EscondidoCal
Jul 31, 2017 2:54 PM CST
Beautiful hollyhocks, and Ellesmere Port is a beautiful place to grow them. Smiling
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Ellesmere Port
Kx1970
Jul 31, 2017 3:09 PM CST
Many thanks for your help. Most informative. Thank You!

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