Paraplu Rouge™ Rose of Sharon Hibiscus syriacus
Big drama blooms.
These are the deepest, darkest reddish-pink blooms we've ever seen on a rose of Sharon! Plus, the blooms themselves are quite large. With this duo of characteristics, your garden is sure to stand out on the block.
Top reasons to grow Paraplu Rouge™ rose of Sharon in your garden:
- Lovely dark reddish-pink flowers.
- Graceful habit that moves in the breeze - not stiff and awkward like other roses of Sharon.
- Long blooming and low maintenance, so you can just enjoy the season.Long BloomingAttracts:BeesButterfliesHummingbirdsResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:72 - 120 InchesSpacing:60 InchesSpread:60 InchesFlower Colors:RedFlower Shade:Dark reddish-pinkFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:Dark greenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Sun
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).Maintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:New WoodBloom Time:Summer through FallHardiness Zones:5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageUses:Border PlantUses:Good for ScreeningUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses:Specimen or Focal PointUses Notes:
Roses of Sharon are large plants that are best left with plenty of space to produce maximum blooms. They make a colorful hedge or specimen.Maintenance Notes:
Thanks to their naturally graceful habit, Paraplu roses of Sharon don't require much pruning. If you wish to prune them, however, early spring is the best time to do so. Note that rose of Sharon is quite late to leaf out in spring, so be patient with it.
We recommend full sun for rose of Sharon for the maximum amount of blooming and best color, but it can grow and flower reasonably well in partially shaded spots.Paraplu Rouge™ Hibiscus syriacus 'Minsyrou17' USPP 33,258, Can PBRAF