The newest color to join the award-winning series.
Many superlative qualities set the Chiffon series of rose of Sharon apart from the rest: graceful, rounded habit. More flowers, for a longer time, and with better coverage of the plant. Powderpuff flowers that face outward like beaming, smiling faces. And now, richly colored Magenta Chiffon joins Lavender, Blue, White, and Pink for a full complement of effortless summer beauty. Whether you plant one striking specimen of your favorite variety or mix and match for a colorful collection, you will see that Chiffon roses of Sharon are anything but conventional.
Top reasons to plant Magenta Chiffon rose of Sharon:
– Saturated magenta-purple powderpuff blooms.
– Elegant, graceful habit that moves in the breeze – not stiff and awkward like other roses of Sharon.
– Low seed set means fewer nuisance seedlings popping up everywhere.
96 – 144 Inches
72 – 120 Inches
72 – 120 Inches
Summer through Fall
5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Good for Screening
Specimen or Focal Point
Roses of Sharon are large plants that are best left plenty of space to produce maximum blooms. They make a colorful hedge or specimen.
Thanks to their naturally graceful habit, Chiffon roses of Sharon don’t require much pruning. If you wish to prune them, however, early spring is the best time to do so. Note that rose of Sharon is quite late to leaf out in spring, so be patient with it.
We recommend full sun for rose of Sharon for the maximum amount of blooming and best color, but it can grow and flower reasonably well in partially shaded spots.