hollyhock

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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 variety of flowers include Tulip Lust, Daffodils, Oxeye Daisies, Dianthuses, Thymes Oxeye daisies, Daylilies, Dianthuses, Pink Evening Primroses azaleas, Irises, Rose mallows, Shamrocks, Hyacinths, Snowflakes, Violets, Columbine, lotus, marigold, rose, bougainvillea, orchid, Pensy, Phalaenopsis, Rudbeckia Fulgida, hyancyth, Cernedia, Butter cup, Daisy and others.
The variety of flowers include Tulip Lust, Daffodils, Oxeye Daisies, Dianthuses, Thymes Oxeye daisies, Daylilies, Dianthuses, Pink Evening Primrosesazaleas, Irises, Rose mallows, Shamrocks, Hyacinths, Snowflakes,Violets, Columbine, lotus, marigold, rose, bougainvillea, orchid,Pensy, Phalaenopsis, Rudbeckia Fulgida, hyancyth, Cernedia, Butter cup, Daisy and others.