Althea/Rose of Sharon

Scientific Name Hibiscus syriacus
Plant Type Shrub
Mature Height 15'
Plant Spread 10'
Flower Color Pink, Purple, White
Bloom Time Summer
Character Deciduous
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Water Requirement Low
Wildlife Value Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Uses Screen, Shrub Border, Specimen Tree
Consider Combining with Great specimen planted with Soft Leaf Yucca and/or any of the Lantanas.
Texas Native No
Description This adaptable specimen can be pruned to either tree or shrub forms and is commonly planted for its dense, showy flowers which bloom throughout the Summer, Available in many colors.
Althea/Rose of Sharon Photo
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