Hardy Hibiscus (Hibiscus syriacus 'Sanchonyo') in the Roses of Sharon Database

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Also sold as:
Purple Ruffles

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 8-12 feet
Plant Spread: 6-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: purple-pink
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Cuttings: Cane
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Comments:
Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Mar 19, 2012 6:12 AM

Flower is a semi-double purple.

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