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Hibiscus syriacus 'Ardens'

Upright, deciduous shrub is that is vigorous, erect, multi-stemmed shrub that typically grows 8-12' tall. This shrub may also be trained as a single trunk tree or espalier. Leaves are diamond-shaped, dark green, slightly palmate and toothed. 'Ardens' bears blue flowers from late summer until mid-fall. Larger flowers may be obtained by pruning back hard to 2-3 buds in early spring. Otherwise, prune to shape.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Blushing Bride'

Outstanding summer colour of pink double blooms on this deciduous shrub. The large flowers are displayed on upright woody stems. Perfect as a specimen or hedge planting.
 
Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'China Chiffon'

Large white flowers with an attractive red eye and a lacy center tuft cover this hardy shrub from July through September. Excellent in mixed borders or large containers.
 
Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Collie Mullens'

Deciduous flowering shrub with upright slender branches and bright green foliage. Outstanding large rose-pink, semi-double flowers provide welcome color accents in summer. Good hedge, screen or specimen.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Diana'

Deciduous flowering shrub selected for longer blooming season, superior flowers and dense compact habit. Provides a welcome accent in summer. Good hedge, screen or specimen.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Lavender Chiffon'

Semi double flowers in shades of lavender are held against slender woody stems. Outstanding summer colour. Perfect as small specimen or hedge plant.
 
Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Marina'

Single blue flowers grace this shrub. One of the darker cultivars available. At the very centre are small red eyes adding contrast.
 
Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Pink Giant'

Rosy-pink flowers with a dark central eye continue to bloom through summer when few other plants are flowering. Perfect as a small specimen or hedge plant.
 
Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Red Heart'

A large shrub or small tree with pale pink flowers that have a deep maroon central eye. Blooms through summer when few other plants are in flower.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Rose Satin'

Add a tropical feeling to your temperate garden! This standout hardy Hibiscus offers large, single ruffled rose-pink flowers adorned with prominent red centers. Easy to grow and vigorous, it shows well in large containers, as a hedge or trained into a small tree.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Violet Satin'

This richly-colored selection features large single, deep violet-pink flowers adorned with a prominent red center. Violet Satin blooms in late summer and is excellent in mixed containers or as an attractive hedge. A vigorous grower, adaptable to many gardening situations.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5




Hibiscus syriacus 'White Chiffon'

A whole new look for hardy hibiscus! Large single flowers appear in late summer and are adorned with a lacy center to create an anemone-like bloom. Adaptable and easy to grow, plant White Chiffon near brightly coloured Butterfly Bush for a beautiful butterfly garden.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Hibiscus syriacus 'Woodbridge'
 
'Woodbridge' is a mid-sized, upright, deciduous shrub with dark-green, lobed leaves. In summer and autumn it bears single flowers with deep-pink petals and dark-red centres.

Height: 8-12 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Water: Moist, well-drained
Blooms: Late Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5




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