Photo Courtesy of First Editions Plants

Hibiscus syriacus Summer Ruffle ('Aarticus') (Rose of Sharon)

Mounding bushes of dark pink to lavender blooms with a deep red eye flower on compact blue-green ovate foliage. Each flower has a prominent and showy center staminal column. Slow growth rate.

Blooms summer to early fall
3-4 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone
Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low Moisture
Patent Info PP 29104
Brand First Editions