In the Garden
The Rose of Sharon is a small tree or large shrub to 5m with very showy purple flowers in summer, Rose of Sharon has been a popular choice for landscapers for many years. Great as a hedge or screen plant.
Traditionally regarded as a tropical plant, this species of hibiscus can tolerate mild frosts. It can be grown in full sun or part shade and can tolerate drought conditions, but flowers best if kept moist in summer.