Lucy Rose of Sharon
Fabulous Flower and Form in a Late-Season Bloom
Lucy Rose of Sharon is an ornamental shrub. Plant just one for an impressive specimen in your front yard, or use several en masse in an empty side yard where you’d like to bring in a little color. Lucy Rose of Sharon is a splendid sight in almost setting.
Your Lucy Rose of Sharon’s most stellar feature is of course its lovely, 4-inch bloom that begins mid-summer and continues into mid-fall. Each delicate blossom is double, with a full, fluffy appearance in hues of red and pink. The diamond-shaped, serrated leaves are a vibrant dark green and present the perfect backdrop for the brilliant flowers.
Lucy’s blossoms are large, but you can make them even larger by a hard pruning in spring. However left to grow naturally, Lucy will certainly perform in its naturally superior fashion.
Lucy Rose of Sharon is a deciduous shrub that will grow 8 to 12 feet tall with a 6 to 8 foot spread. It has a multi-stemmed, upright nature with a vase shape, and is quite easy to care for. Lucy Rose of Sharon has no significant insect or disease issues, is heat and humidity tolerant and relatively hardy overall.
Rose of Sharon is always a lovely shrub, no matter the variety. However, Lucy is sure to be a preferred choice for your home this year with its exceptional flowers, hardy nature and reliable color.
* Heat and humidity tolerant
* Deer resistant
* Wildlife interest
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Hibiscus syriacus 'Lucy'|
|Mature Height||8 - 12 feet|
|Mature Spread||6 - 8 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|Flower Color||Double Red, Pink|