My parents planted hollyhocks several years ago, and they keep coming back every year. And each year before they bloom, I forget that they aren’t all the same color, until they bloom.  They are beautiful. Here are some pictures:

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Here are the hollyhocks – different shades of pinks and purples
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They are all in the corner outside our shed and bathrom windows
hollyhocks 2
I love these.