Had a few blooms first year, true to type. Grew to 3' plus tall first year. Pruning into a tree form won't be difficult.
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).
This plant is hardy in zones 5 - 9
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
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Seedless rose of Sharon means less work and more enjoyment!
Exceptionally large pink single blooms are accented by a dramatic red eye. The graceful branches of this non-invasive new variety make it a very appealing addition to the mixed border.
Top three reasons to grow Orchid Satin rose of Sharon:
Heat TolerantSalt TolerantAttracts:BeesButterfliesHummingbirdsResists:Deer
- Does not produce seeds, so you won't have to pull up dozens of seedlings every year
- Large orchid-pink flowers with a prominent red eye
- Soft, graceful habit
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:96 - 144 InchesSpacing:72 - 84 InchesSpread:48 - 72 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:Lavender-pink flowers have a red eyeFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:New WoodBloom Time:Early SummerBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerHardiness Zones:5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageUses:Border PlantUses:LandscapeUses:Specimen or Focal PointUses Notes:
Hedging, mixed borders, specimen plant.Maintenance Notes:
Adaptable to most well-drained soils. Prune in late winter/early spring and apply controlled-release fertilizer.Fun Facts:
Orchid Satin® rose of Sharon was developed by the same breeder as our popular Bobo® and Pinky Winky® panicle hydrangeas.Orchid Satin® Hibiscus syriacus 'ILVO347' USPP 27,285, Can 5,722
David LEEBRICKSouth CarolinaUnited States15 weeks ago