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Purple Satin® Rose of Sharon Hibiscus syriacus

  • Hardy Zones
    • 5 - 9
  • Exposure
    • Sun
  • Season
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 96 - 144 Inches
Proven Winners® Shrubs
Purple Satin® Rose of Sharon Hibiscus syriacus
Sun 96 - 144

Features

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 Rebloomer
Long Blooming
Heat Tolerant
Deadheading Not Necessary
Drought Tolerant
Attracts: 
Bees
Hummingbirds
Resists: 
Deer
Rabbits

Characteristics

Plant Type: 
Shrub
Shrub Type: 
Deciduous
Height Category: 
Tall
Garden Height: 
96 - 144 Inches
Spacing: 
72 - 96 Inches
Spread: 
72 - 96 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Purple
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Shade: 
Green
Habit: 
Upright
Container Role: 
Thriller

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Blooms On: 
New Wood
Bloom Time: 
Summer through Fall
Hardiness Zones: 
5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Water Category: 
Low
Needs Good Drainage
Uses: 
Border Plant
Uses: 
Container
Uses: 
Good for Screening
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses: 
Mass Planting
Uses: 
Specimen or Focal Point
Maintenance 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 through their seeds around and pop up everywhere. Purple Satin here is a new seedless variety that won't make a nuisance of itself in your landscape.

Purple Satin® Hibiscus syriacus 'ILVOPS' USPP 28,839, Can PBRAF
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