The Rose of Sharon, also known as Althea, is a deciduous, ornamental, hardy, shrub. It brings a bit of tropic beauty to more temperate climates. It is a member of the Hibiscus genus. The beautiful pink color flowers that bloom make a beautiful sight to your landscape. Hummingbirds and butterflies love these shrubs. Great used for borders, hedges, life fences, and screens. Unlike other shrubs their leaves do not start appearing until late spring to early summer. The Rose of Sharon is a heat lover shrub as it can stand up to summer’s heat.
The Pink Rose of Sharon grows 8 to 10 feet high and 4 to 6 feet wide. Oval in shape it has pink blooms in late summer through the fall. Medium-green leaves are coarse.
- You are purchasing a multipack of bare root plants
- Prefers full sun
- Prefers moist, well-drained soil
- Zones 5 - 9
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