One of the prettiest I have seen. The pink is so delicate. I love it!
Blush Satin® Rose of Sharon Hibiscus syriacus
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Proven Winners no longer offers this variety - the information on this page is for reference only. As a substitute, we suggest Orchid Satin® rose of Sharon as a substitute, which is equally beautiful but also seedless.Award WinnerHeat TolerantDrought TolerantAttracts:ButterfliesHummingbirdsResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:TallGarden Height:96 - 144 InchesSpacing:60 - 84 InchesSpread:48 - 72 InchesFlower Colors:WhiteFlower Shade:WhiteFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:New WoodBloom Time:Mid SummerHardiness Zones:5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
An excellent hardy hibiscus for the landscape. Can be trained into a small tree. Excellent for use in mixed containers and then removed for fall garden planting. Use in the mixed border or as a hedge.Maintenance Notes:
Grows in any soil unless it is either very dry or very wet. Prune in late winter or early spring. Can be heavily pruned. Prefers medium moisture. Fertilize in early spring by applying a slow release fertilizer specialized for trees and shrubs. Follow the label for recommended rate of application. A supplemental dose of liquid fertilizer may be needed in mid summer.
Large, single, soft blushing pink flowers with a prominent eye appear in late summer. Strong growing and long blooming, this is an easy to grow, adaptable plant that will thrive in most gardens.Blush Satin® Hibiscus syriacus 'Mathilde' USPP 12,660