Need Help?
The Sooner Promise of Satisfaction Share Us & Earn Sooner Rewards Save $$$ Rated Top 5 for Quality and Satisfaction Rated Top 5 for Quality and Satisfaction
 
Click for previous Image Image 1 of 2 Hibiscus syriacus Antong Two LIL' KIM™ ALTHEA
Image Property of Sooner Plant Farm

Image Property of Sooner Plant Farm



Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Multi-Colored
  • White
  • Red
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
Growth Habit*
  • Dwarf/Small Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

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

Interesting Notes

Nothing to display.

No Average Avg. Customer Rating:
(0 reviews)

View/Submit Reviews  

LIL' KIM™ ALTHEA

Hibiscus syriacus 'Antong Two'
PP19547 CBRAF Plant propagation prohibited
AKA: Lil' Kim™ Rose of Sharon

Breeder
Buy Lil' Kim™ Althea online. This Althea is the first dwarf Rose of Sharon! Lil' Kim is unique little shrub with dainty little white flowers punctuated with a showy red eye. The plant appear to be a polyploid because it has thick, dark green leaves and the flowers last for three days instead of the typical one day before falling. Creates many new landscape and garden uses; great for mixed containers, mixed perennial beds or for around decks or entry gardens.

Mature Height:

36-48 Inches

Mature Spread:

48-60 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

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

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like 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®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase LIL' KIM™ ALTHEA Online

Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 5724

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(15 units available now - S)

Standard Package
PW



$35.00

Add to Cart

2 gallon Potted

SKU: 7102

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
PW



$45.00

Get Notified SOLD OUT  

3 gallon Potted

SKU: 5323

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(8 units available now - S)

Standard Package
PW



$75.00

Add to Cart

5 gallon Potted

SKU: 7877

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
PW



$95.00

Get Notified SOLD OUT  
   
 

Sooner Help Zone

Quote of the Day

“To get what God has for you, You must do what God wants from you”

Customer Testimonials

I am blown away by your company's professionalism.


Anne
Charlotte, NC
June 2018

Merchant Services