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hollyhock:

see mallowmallow,
common name for members of the Malvaceae, a family of herbs and shrubs distributed over most of the world and especially abundant in the American tropics. Tropical species sometimes grow as small trees.
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hollyhock

A tall plant, widely cultivated for its showy spike of large variously colored flowers; used as an ornamental motif by Frank Lloyd Wright on the Barnsdall residence in Los Angeles, CA.
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hollyhock

traditional symbol of ambition. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 174]

hollyhock

a tall widely cultivated malvaceous plant, Althaea rosea, with stout hairy stems and spikes of white, yellow, red, or purple flowers
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The project included her own 5,000-square-foot residence, named for its ornamental tributes to her favorite flower, the hollyhock.
A significant part of Los Angeles' storied architectural history, Hollyhock House - a National Historic Landmark - was one of Frank Lloyd Wright's magnificent masterpieces marking his first foray into architecture in Los Angeles.
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Delphiniums and hollyhocks have dwarf forms but for the back of the border look for Delphinium Pacific Giants and Hollyhock Halo, reaching 5 to 6ft.
Alan, who is 6ft 3ins tall himself, has a giant hollyhock in his back garden in Coventry that's reached an incredible 13ft.
Hollyhock (Alcea) THESE popular cottage garden plants add height and colour to the border from July to September and are available in shades from the deepest crimsons to pale yellows, borne in a long succession on tall stems 1-3m (3-10ft) high.
A very good rust resisting hollyhock (Alcea filicifolia) is 'Antwerp Mixed'.
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5 miles and schedule a tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House, your walk can easily kill a day.
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