During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Blue Chiffon' Hibiscus Rose of Sharon
Blue ChiffonTMRose of Sharon. Hibiscus syriacus 'Notwoodthree'pp#20574; PBRAF
Height: 8-12 feet
Prefers full sun. Grows in any soil unless it is either really wet or dry. Prune in late fall or early spring. Prefers medium moisture.
Late summer blooming. Zones: 5 - 8.
Immediate shipping. Size shipped: 4" pot
(Hibis-cus: ancient Greek and Latin name, syri-acus: Syrian)
Hibiscus Blue Chiffon is the latest addition to the Chiffon series from breeder Dr. Roderick Woods of England. The exquisite blue flowers have a lacy center of lighter lavender-blue petals that give it a semi-double appearance. The flower centers are accented with wine red color that streaks out from the veins of the petals. Hibiscus Blue Chiffon blooms profusely from July through September.