Ardens Hibiscus

Hibiscus syriacus 'Ardens'

 

Height: 8-12'

Width: 6-10'

Shape: Upright

Exposure: Full sun

Foliage: Green

Fall Foliage: Yellow

Flower: Lilac pink, double

Zone: 5-8

 

This beautiful Hibiscus (also known as Rose of Sharon) features double, 3-4" lilac-pink flowers that cover the shrub in mid to late summer. Does not do well in wet soils. Prune heavily in spring to promote large blooms.