Rose of Sharon

Hibiscus syriacus (Rose of Sharon)

Native to temperate Asia

  • Deciduous shrub, evergreen in warmer climates
  • Grows to 3.5m with spread to 1.8m
  • Flowers freely all summer in white, pink, mauve & blue
  • Leaves are small and hairless
  • Prefers full sun in any well drained soil
  • Flowers from summer to autumn
  • Propagate in spring from seed or cuttings
  • Prune to shape in the first two years of growth