Lucy Rose of Sharon
Hibiscus syriacus 'Lucy'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly; do not over water.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||hi-BIS-kus seer-ee-AK-us|
|Flower Attribute||Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly; do not over water.|
Grows in any soil unless it is either really wet or dry. Prune in late fall or early spring. Can be heavily pruned, but this is not usually necessary. Prefers medium moisture. Fertilize in early spring; an additional dose of liquid fertilizer may be needed. Adaptable to most soils except very wet or dry. Apply a controlled release fertilizer in spring; liquid feed mid summer.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 10