Hibiscus syriacus

Colorful foliage all season, and fluffy pink blooms in summer! Fabulous and eye-catching from spring to fall, Sugar Tip rose of Sharon offers unique brightly variegated creamy-white and bluish-green foliage. It produces loads of clear pink, double flowers and does not produce seed. This is a beautiful semi-dwarf rose of Sharon that saves space and looks great all summer.  Sold in 3 gallon container.


Top reasons to grow Sugar Tip® rose of Sharon:

  • Variegated foliage adds beauty and interest before and beyond the bloom time
  • Pure pink double flowers don't set seed - no nuisance seedlings to pull up!
  • Unusual semi-dwarf habit is perfect for flower gardens and landscaping
  • Long Blooming
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Salt Tolerant


Attracts:  Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Resists: Deer

Plant Type:  Shrub
Shrub Type:  Deciduous
Height Category:  Tall
Garden Height:  60 - 72 Inches
Spacing:  60 - 84 Inches
Spread:  48 - 72 Inches
Flower Colors:  Pink
Flower Shade:  Pink
Foliage Colors:  Green / White
Foliage Shade:  Variegated
Habit:  Upright
Container Role:  Thriller
Light Requirement:  Sun
Maintenance Category:  Moderate
Blooms On:  New Wood
Bloom Time:  Early Summer, Mid Summer, Late Summer
Hardiness Zones:  5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
Water Category:  Average
Uses:  Container / Landscape
Uses Notes: Summer color, hedges or screens, perennial or shrub borders, specimen and containers. May be planted in a container as a patio plant and then transplanted into the ground in fall.

Sugar Tip® Rose of Sharon