Hibiscus syriacus 'Red Heart' - Red Heart Rose of Sharon

Red Heart Rose of Sharon

Hibiscus syriacus 'Red Heart'

Also called Althea

  • Single white flowers with a red eye
  • Seed capsules persist, adding winter interest
  • Variably palmate leaves emerge late in the spring
  • Yellowish foliage in the fall
  • Upright, vase-shaped habit
  • Bloom Time: July to September


Red, White, Bicoloured

200-250 cm

175-200 cm

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Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Tolerant of a range of soils and conditions, but is best grown in a well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Hibiscus can be trained or pruned into a tree form or grafted as a standard. Standards usually exhibit more globose heads than trained tree forms.

Additional Notes about Red Heart Rose of Sharon:

Potential invasive species.

Plant This, Not That recommends varieties of Hibiscus moscheutos as potential alternates.