Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus)
Hibiscus syriacus, commonly called “Rose of Sharon”, is a vigorous, upright, vase-shaped, multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub. Rose of Sharon typically grows 8-12′ tall, but may be trained as a small tree.
Features: Attracts butterflies; Deer Resistant
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Pruning: Just a light pruning in late summer or early fall should be all that is needed
Fertilizer Requirements: Use a balanced time release fertilizer. If using a water soluble fertilizer, use at have strength to avoid over fertilizing
Height: 8′ – 10′
Soil Conditions: Standard Soil