Hibiscus syriacus

The dwarf rose of Sharon you've always wanted!  Lil' Kim® rose of Sharon is a very special plant - it's about half the size of a conventional rose of Sharon, and sports an elegant, refined habit. Each stem is packed with flower buds that open to reveal white flowers with a showy red eye. Developed by Dr. Kyung-Ku Shim in Korea, where rose of Sharon is much beloved as the national flower.  Sold in 3 gallon container.


Top reasons to grow Lil' Kim® rose of Sharon:

  1. Dwarf habit takes up much less space than other varieties
  2. Showy flowers appear all summer
  3. Refined habit lends grace to any landscape application


  • Heat Tolerant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Salt Tolerant


Attracts:  Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Resists:  Deer
Plant Type: Shrub

Shrub Type: Deciduous

Height Category: Tall

Garden Height: 36 - 48 Inches

Spacing: 48 - 60 Inches

Spread: 36 - 48 Inches

Flower Colors: White

Flower Shade: White

Foliage Colors: Green

Foliage Shade: Green

Habit: Upright

Container Role: Thriller

Light Requirement: Sun

Maintenance Category: Easy

Blooms On: New Wood

Bloom Time: Early Summer Mid Summer Late Summer

Hardiness Zones: 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Water Category: Average

Uses: Container Landscape

Uses Notes: Container plant, hedge or specimen

Lil' Kim® Rose of Sharon