Hollyhocks prefer full sun,. They can tolerate partial shade as long as they get at least 6 hours of sun daily (the flowers may be smaller and the colors not as vibrant).

GARDEN PLAN; FOLIAGE; Ideal for an empty corner, this triangular plot, 8×8 feet on the short sides, requires moist but well-drained soil. Plants will thrive in full sun but perform adequately with less. Garden plans foliage layout plant list included

The Fragrant Garden Plan; Designed to fit a well drained area for 12 feet wide and 8 feet deep. Its a wondeful collection of the most fragrant perennial flowers that will grow in full sun or part sun. The plant height varies, bu the tallest are 5 feet high. The bloom time is from late spring through summer. Zones 4-9.