With its double, light purple flowers that bloom summer into fall, this shrub has an upright, vase shape. Several colors are available. Resists oak root fungus. Prune in spring to keep compact.
Attributes - Hibiscus syriacus 'Ardens'
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Early Fall
Flower Color: Purple
Height: 10 ft. to 12 ft.
Width: 10 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Cut Flowers, Long Blooming, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Aphids, Black Spot, Rust, Scales, Whiteflies.