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Chinese rose of Sharon 'Lilac Queen'

Hibiscus sinosyriacus ''Lilac Queen''

Chinese rose mallow 'Lilac Queen' , Rose of China 'Lilac Queen'

This vigorous, upright, deciduous shrub has glossy, dark green leaves. In late summer into autumn it produces large, single, lilac-pink flowers with maroon centres.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Cuttings
Semi hardwood

Special features

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Alkaline, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Malvaceae
Flower colour
Pink, Red
Scent
None

Problems

Can be attacked by, Aphids, mealy bugs & thrips. It can also suffer from Powdery mildew.

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