In The Garden: Adding a touch of the tropics with Hibiscus

Rose of Sharon loses its leaves in the winter, and then in the spring it leafs out and then flowers in the summer. Hibiscus need a sunny location and a lot of water when they start to flower.

Posted: Aug 9, 2019 5:45 PM

EUGENE, Ore. – Hibiscus can be hard to grow in Oregon, but Rose of Sharon is one type that grows well here in our area.

Rose of Sharon loses its leaves in the winter, and then in the spring it leafs out and then flowers in the summer. Hibiscus need a sunny location and a lot of water when they start to flower.

For more information about hibiscus head to Johnson Brothers Garden Market.

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