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Blue Bird Rose Of Sharon

Late-summer blooms

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  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Height/Habit: 6 - 8 feet
  • Zone: 4-9
  • Flowering Date: Midsummer to frost

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Blue Bird Rose Of Sharon

Description
An ideal focal point planting! This exceptional cultivar provides at least three months of spectacular color. The branches are covered from midsummer to frost in 3-5" azure-blue flowers with red-purple throats. Easy-to-care-for shrub reaches a height of 6-8' tall with a similar spread. Plant 5-8' apart in full sun to partial shade. Ships in a 4" pot. Zones 4-9. Hibiscus syriacus 'Bluebird' Deer tend to avoid.
Product Details
  • Season Fall
  • Unit of Measure1
  • Botanical NameHibiscus syriacus 'Bluebird'
  • Type of Fruitn/a
  • Ships As4" POT
  • Sun ExposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • State RestrictionsAE AK GU HI PR
  • Spread6 - 8 feet
  • Spacing6 - 8 feet
  • Hardiness Zone4-9
  • Flowering DateMidsummer to frost
  • Planting InstructionsSet at the same level it is growing at in the container. Firm soil well and water thoroughly.
  • Winter CareMulch first winter in northern areas. Avoid areas with excessive soil moisture.
  • Flower Color:blue
  • Flower FormOpen, saucer-shaped flowers, 3 - 5" across, have overlapping petals.
  • Foliage TypeStrong green, maple-like, deeply toothed along margins. Foliage appears in mid spring.
  • Borders1
  • Pruning TimeEarly spring to midsummer.
  • FragranceNone
  • ResistanceGood to all P & D problems
  • Soil RequirementWell-drained soil. Very tolerant of a wide range of soils.
  • PruningPrune to shape or rejuvenate an old plant. Remove dead or broken branches. Early spring to midsummer.
  • Additional InformationDoes best in full sun. Will tolerate light shade but will not flower as well.
  • Unique CharactersticsBluebird is considered the best blue hibiscus variety. Large, showy violet-blue blooms have a dramatic dark eye. Great as a hedge, foundation, or specimen.
  • Shipped4" POT
  • Height/Habit6 - 8 feet
  • Growth RateMedium
Shipping Information

When will my order ship?

Orders for in-stock seeds, general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping time frames outlined below:

*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.

2017 Fall Shipping Schedule
Zone Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants
1A-2B 9/5/2017 – 11/3/2017
3A-10B 9/5/2017 - 11/17/2017
Last Order Date Zones 1-2: 10/30/2017
Zones 3-10: 11/13/2017

Shipping Note:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Bare-root perennials, trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant. This promotes optimum transit conditions and success in your garden. In the Fall, these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order.

For trees and other oversize items, we do not ship to PO boxes and it will be delivered via FedEx Home delivery.

After you place your order, you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate.

You will also receive an email notification when your order ships with an updated arrival estimate.

At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

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