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.
Rose Of Sharon 8-14 inches
Mature Height: 6' to 8' wide, upright, spreading branching multi-stemmed with lots of vertical branches.
Soil/Climate: full sun to partial shade, prefers moist, well-drained soils. It easily transplants. Annual pruning back will result in shoot vigor and larger flowers, likes hot weather.
Notes: Blooms continually from late summer into early fall. Variety of colorful flowers from lavendar, white, pink, magenta, violet and blue. Useful for late season blooming. Makes a good shrub border.
Wildlife: Large exotic flowers are a favorite for humming birds.
Shipped with some dirt intact. Just the right size to establish in the garden that first season.
First season blooming size. Great for cut flowers.
Flowering: Blooming Growth Rate: Fast growth rate Light requirements: Full Sun, Partial Sun and shade Plant Group: Shrub Plant Type: Deciduous Plant Zone: Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8 Size at Maturity: 6 - 10 ft
Perennials can be planted outside anytime after your last frost until your ground has frozen solid for the winter.
Size at shipping is 6-18'' Shipped with some dirt intact mostly bare root. Some will arrive in dormant stage with no leaves on them.