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Hibiscus syriacus 'Showtime' (Carpa)

#PP24965 CPBR4283

 Suitable Substitutions for Hibiscus syriacus 'Showtime' (Carpa)

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More About Hibiscus syriacus Showtime ('Carpa') (PP24965 CPBR4283)

  • Purple, semi-double flowers with contrasting, bold, red centres
  • Variegated foliage is yellow on new foliage, maturing to white
  • Robust, growth habit
  • Bloom Time: Late summer

Zone:

5

Height:

150-175 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

Purple
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Showtime Rose of Sharon Growing and Maintenance Tips

Tolerant of a range of soils and conditions, but is best grown in a well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Hibiscus can be trained or pruned into a tree form or grafted as a standard. Standards usually exhibit more globose heads than trained tree forms.


Hibiscus syriacus Showtime ('Carpa') (PP24965 CPBR4283) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Oval
Tree form
Upright

Foliage Color

White
Green
Variegated

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Specimen
Hedge