Red Heart Hibiscus, Red Heart Rose of Sharon - Hibiscus syriacus, Althea frutex (latin)
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 2.5m (8.2'), width up to 2m (6.6'). Foliage: Deciduous. Soil Type: Avoid extremes Hardiness: Becomes hardy with age (to -21°C). Protect from frosts in early years. Exposure: Full sun.
Properties and uses:
Very beautiful abundant flowers from June to the first frosts. Cut back at the end of winter to encourage flowering. Planted alone, in a group or within a flowering hedge, this plant can be shaped such as into standard and is perfect for small or large gardens.