rose of sharon

this attractive flowering bush is hibiscus not a rose. it is easy to grow, maintenance free and self-sows. never pruned, it is towering to more than eight feet now so i call it the rose of sharon tree. it is happy where itโ€™s at getting enough full sun, free of obstruction. it yields plentiful pink single petal blooms providing the backyard nice color all summer โ€˜til the first frost.

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7 Responses to rose of sharon

  1. Amy says:

    They are beautiful! I think they can take heat ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. lolaWi says:

    Yes, they don’t show fatigue even in scorching heat. Thanks, Amy! ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. bebs1 says:

    It is pretty. I especially like the color and it gives some relief to the other plants when they get tired blooming.

  4. Does this plant come in a purple variety too?

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