I Love Holly Hocks

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    Grandma Made Dolls

    when I was living with my grandma she had the most beautiful hollyhocks and clematis growng against the house.  I can remember sitting outside under them and playing for hours.  What was so cool and such an awesome memory is grandma would pick two of the holly hock...
    BlackWolfEternal BlackWolfEternal
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Jun 4, 2008

    They Will Come Back Year After Year Forever...

    The only time Your Hollyhocks will not return Is when someone who wants To hurt you Destroys them - twists them up By their roots Hate is a powerful thing Each time I water the others The place where the matriarch Lived her days in beauty Naught but a empty space Where her...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2008

    Country Sounding

    I love Hollyhocks.  I love the way each flower on the stalk seems to go on and on and on. I even love the country sounding name of Hollyhocks. They also remind me of another flower I love.  Gladiolas. 
    Insomniac Insomniac
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Jun 8, 2008


    i have both the mini and full hollyhocks in my gardens. i like the minis better then the full ones.  but both come back every year and with better color. they spread like crazy and i have to pull some almost every year to keep them from taking over the rest of my flowers.
    LostSpace LostSpace
    Jun 3, 2012
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