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PlantFiles: Rose of Sharon
Hibiscus syriacus 'Collie Mullens'

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Family: Malvaceae (mal-VAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hibiscus (hi-BIS-kus) (Info)
Species: syriacus (seer-ee-AK-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Collie Mullens

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Height:
8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:
Magenta (Pink-Purple)
Violet/Lavender

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:
Deciduous
Blue-Green

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive kimmers On Jun 1, 2007, kimmers from Turlock, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

I'm in Zone 9 and all Rose of Sharon's do well here. This hybrid is just beautiful! Double flowers of a dusty rose. Such a unique color and since I'm giving this plant as a gift, this is all I can say about it. But I will be growing it myself when i move!

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Scottsdale, Arizona
Littleton, Colorado
Krotz Springs, Louisiana
Cleveland, Ohio
Cheshire, Oregon
Gaffney, South Carolina
San Antonio, Texas
Ridgefield, Washington



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