Growing Zones: 5-9 outdoors
This plant may not thrive in your area
- Mature Height: 6-8 ft.
- Mature Width: 2-3 ft.
- Sunlight: Full to Partial Sun
- Spacing: 3-4 ft.
- Growth Rate: 1-2 ft.
- Does Not Ship To: AZ
Get Bright Blooms Even in Cold ClimatesThis Red Rose of Sharon (also known as Althea) is a unique ornamental dwarf tree that explodes with loads of double blossoms.
Practically maintenance-free, this new tree variety will steal the show in your garden. The Red Rose of Sharon tree gives your landscape stunning ornamental appeal, with deep maroon, almost purple, flowers that last for months. (Some customers describe it as mauve.) These showy blooms will elicit oohs and aahs from all who pass by.
Maturing to heights of 6-8 feet, this dwarf tree fits beautifully into any garden, making it a perfect choice where space is limited. You can even plant it in a decorative container for your deck or patio. It looks great around entryways, too!
The Red Althea tree can stand alone as a gorgeous specimen, but can also be grouped in threes for accent in a mixed bed. For a sophisticated look, highlight the corners of your home with these trees, or line both sides of a drive or formal walkway with them.
Keep your binoculars handy, as hummingbirds and butterflies love this tree.
Adaptable to almost any soil type and climate, Red Rose of Sharon Althea grows vigorously without effort. Your tree will flourish in just about any garden setting. It's even drought-tolerant!
Thriving in zones 5-9, the Red Rose of Sharon Althea tree is pest- and disease-resistant, so there's never any need for harmful chemicals or insecticides.
At Brighter Blooms Nursery, you will get a well-branched, mature plant that will bring you many years of satisfaction and delight.
The Red Rose of Sharon tree is an innovative twist on a classic old favorite, and it's selling fast... so be sure to order yours now.
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