Hibiscus syriacus 'Marina'

Blue Satin® Rose of Sharon

Deciduous Shrub

This drought and heat tolerant shrub with abundant summertime blooms in blue-violet, is easy to grow and versatile—at home in a large container, mixed border or use it as part of a mixed hedge to divide space or provide privacy. Plant in full sun for best performance.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun, Reflected Heat

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Average, Low, Regular / Even


Size: 98 - 144 tall x 48 - 60 wide
Shape / Form: Upright
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Flowers, Long Blooming

Foliage Color: Green

Flower Color: Blue, Purple / Violet
Bloom Season: Jul, Aug, Summer

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border
Wildlife: Butterflies

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos