Blue Bird Rose Of Sharon
Hibiscus syriacus 'Blue Bird' (Grafted)
Considered the best blue flowered variety, winner of RHS Award of Garden Merit. This grafted selection has improved vigor over own-root plants. Abundant, showy violet-blue single blossoms have a darker eye. Makes an ideal hedge, foundation or specimen, providing reliable summer color. Deciduous.
|Key feature:||Summer Flowering|
|Garden styles:||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Cold hardiness zones:||5 - 9|
|Light Needs:||Partial to full sun|
|Sunset climate zones:||2 - 21, 26, 28 - 41|
|Water Needs:||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Average landscape size:||Upright, vase-shaped growth 6-8 ft. tall and 6 ft. wide.|
|Flower attributes:||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape uses:||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Seacoast Exposure, Very Wet Areas|
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