Purple Satin® Rose of Sharon Hibiscus syriacus
This variety is no longer available from Proven Winners®. Alternatives include: Paraplu Violet®.
Seedless purple rose of Sharon!
Dark purple flowers with a deep red eye cover this elegant rose of Sharon all summer long. Non-invasive and very versatile.Continuous Bloom or RebloomerLong BloomingHeat TolerantDeadheading Not NecessaryDrought TolerantAttracts:BeesHummingbirdsResists:DeerRabbits
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:TallGarden Height:96 - 144 InchesSpacing:72 - 96 InchesSpread:72 - 96 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade: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:LowNeeds Good DrainageUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Good for ScreeningUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses:Specimen or Focal PointMaintenance Notes:
Rose of Sharon can be pruned in early spring if you wish to manage its height or shape it.Fun Facts:
Whether you call this plant hibiscus, rose of Sharon, or althea, you're probably familiar with their propensity to throw their seeds around and pop up everywhere. Purple Satin is a seedless variety that won't make a nuisance of itself in your landscape.Purple Satin® Hibiscus syriacus 'ILVOPS' USPP 28,839, Can PBRAF