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Rose of sharon 'Marina'

Hibiscus syriacus

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Marina is a popular variety of Rose of sharon, which belongs to the Hibiscus genus (Hibiscus syriacus 'Marina'). It grows mainly as a Perennial, which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Normally reaching to a mature height of 6.95 feet (2.14 metres), Marina grows with a shrub-like growth habit.

Marina Rose of sharon is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Marina have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Marina

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Marina is thought of as hardy, so Marina will tend to go dormant or grow slowly over the winter months. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Marina are Zone 5 and Zone 5.

Growing Marina from seed

Transplanting Marina

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Marina is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Marina