Rose of Sharon Morning Star
A beautiful variation of rose of sharon. This variety features large double flowers with white petals surrounding a dark red throat. This flowering shrub won't just attract eyes but hummingbirds as well.
Morning Star Rose of Sharon makes a great choice for the outdoor landscape, but also works well for use in outdoor pots and containers. Its large size and upright growth habit make it a perfect choice as an accent, or in a composition surrounded by smaller plants around the base. It is even large enough that it can be grown alone in a suitable container. However, when grown in a container, they may require more frequent watering than they would in the yard or garden.
This shrub does best in full sun to partial shade. It prefers to grow in average to moist conditions and shouldn't be allowed to dry out. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments.
Morning Star Rose of Sharon has dark green foliage, contrasting beautifully against its showy pure white flowers with a dark red center.