Plant ID forum: does this look familiar to anyone?

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bricoll
Aug 11, 2017 7:27 PM CST
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Name: Kurt
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krobra
Aug 11, 2017 7:40 PM CST
looks like some kind of hollyhock to me

Hollyhock (Alcea rosea)
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Name: Susan
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Muddy1
Aug 11, 2017 7:45 PM CST
Edited to say that my post crossed with krobra's.
It looks like Alcea rosea (Hollyhock) to me.
I love that bright orange color!
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Name: Danita
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Danita
Aug 11, 2017 7:50 PM CST
It's one of the Sphaeralcea species. Smiling

The wholesale Suncrest Nurseries, near you, grows Sphaeralcea incana so that is one possibility.
http://www.suncrestnurseries.c...

There are many species of Sphaeralcea that look similar and I don't have enough firsthand experience with them to be sure of which species it is.
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