Hibiscus syriacus 'Minerva'

Minerva Rose-of-Sharon

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate -
Mature Height - 8.5'
Mature Width - 7'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Perfect, 5-petal, Lavender with trace pink overcast, prominent dark red eye spot, 4-5", borne individually or in pairs, profuse bloom June-September
Fruit - 5-valved, upright, brown capsule, persists through winter
Leaf -
Fall Color - Poor yellow
Bark -
Other Features - Erect growing, multi stemmed, low branches.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Most soils, prefers moist, well drained, prefers hot weather, reliably hardy to Zone 5
Native Habitat - China, India
Diseases and Insects - Leaf spots, bacterial leaf spot, blights, canker, rust, Japanese beetle, mining scale, foliar nematodes, white fly
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 66

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Rose-of-Sharon.
- Other plants of the family Malvaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Hibiscus.
- Other plants of the species Hibiscus syriacus.