Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus)
Image ID: 2019/mtr209Tap/mouseover and drag to zoom/pan.
Family: Malvaceae (Mallow)
Height: 5 to 10 ft. (shrub)
Blooms: August to September
Leaf Type: lobed
Bloom Size: 2.5 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Montour Trail
More photos of this flower
- Crimson-Eyed Rose-Mallow
Rose of Sharon has a distinctly "fuzzy" stigma.
We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.