- Vibrant Violet and Lavender Semi-Double Blooms
- Pollinator Friendly
- An Ideal Privacy Hedge for Small Areas.
Anything but boring: The Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus ‘Gandini Santiago’) is spectacular! This Rose of Sharon variety naturally grows in a tall and narrow column that is architectural and stunning! With breathtaking hibiscus semi-double blooms, this plant will steal the show while lavishing your yard with pristine color.
This tall, thin plant looks like it should be walking the runway. It makes a fantastic privacy screen if you have limited space or you just want a screen that won’t take up much of your yard. With intricate double blooms, you won’t find a privacy screen as beautiful as this one.
We’re not the only ones that think the Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharon is amazing. This stunning deciduous shrub won several prestigious awards including the Silver Medal from the Planetarium and the Green Thumb award from the Direct Gardening Association. And with sterile seeds, this variety doesn’t have the bothersome seeding habits of earlier varieties.
This exquisite plant grows quickly and erupts with dazzling semi-double blooms with violet-red throats that streak outward into its soft lavender margins all summer long and into fall. These blooms are bright and abundant.
Do you like butterflies? How about hummingbirds? Well, this hardworking shrub does too, and the feeling is mutual. The Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharon becomes a pollinator’s paradise.
The Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharon also features medium green foliage that looks attractive as a hedge even when the plant is not in bloom.
Lucky for you, the Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharon won’t make you work hard, either. It keeps its shape without pruning. This purple pillar prefers full sun with medium moisture, well-drained soil. The Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharon is deer-resistant and grows well in clay.
Where should you plant your Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharon? This plant is perfect for vertical interest. If you want an accent plant for your front entry, this one is perfect. If you want a tall container plant for your poolside, this purple pillar is perfect for that as well. We adore this plant as a floriferous shrub with an exceptional ability to provide a luxurious privacy screen.
If you need a bit of privacy and you don’t want to miss the opportunity for a gorgeous hedge, then you need some Purple Pillar® Rose of Sharons.