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Plant Characteristics

Attributes
  • Wind / Dust Break
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Sound Barrier
  • Privacy / Hedge
Exposure
  • Sun
Growth Rate
  • Medium
Flower Color
  • Blue
Nature Attraction
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
Season of Interest (Foliage)
  • Summer Flowers
  • Late Spring / Early Summer
Plant Introduction
  • Proven Winners® / ColorChoice®
Best Characteristics
  • Flower
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Average
Plant Type
  • Shrub
  • Small Tree
Best Usages
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Container Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Rock Gardens
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Althea is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

AWARDS Award of Recommendation Royal Boskoop Horticulture Society

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BLUE SATIN® ALTHEA

Hibiscus syriacus 'Marina'
PP12680 Plant propagation prohibited
AKA: Blue Satin® Rose of Sharon

Breeder
Buy Blue Satin® Althea online. Blue Satin® is absolutely the best blue of all Altheas! Large, single, rich blue flowers are certain to draw attention. 'Blue Satin' is a strong growing, uniform plant with rich color.Note Althea Hibiscus is considered a shrub or tree and will not die back to the ground in winter, like Hardy Hibiscus.

Mature Height:

8-12 Feet

Mature Spread:

6-8 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Malvaceae · Common Name: Althea / Rose of Sharon / Hardy Hibiscus

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • Sooner Lifetime Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • Pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included to use when planting; Hydro-Gels help retain soil moisture, and plants establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will survive drought conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.
  • Customer satisfaction survey sent after your order is received that provides you with a $10.00 off coupon code on your next order.

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2346

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
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$22.95

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Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 5730

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 2971

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
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5 gallon Potted

SKU: 4336

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
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four year plant No Multi-Plant Discount large package Shrub Form
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5 gallon Potted

SKU: 4225

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
(3-4 ft tall)
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7 gallon Potted

SKU: 7118

(6.08 gallons / 23.03 liters)
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Customer Testimonials

The nicest healthy plants I have ordered. Packed perfectly with no damage in shipping.


Peggy
IA
July 2014