Althea - Peppermint Smoothie Tree Form
Height: 8 feet
Spread: 4 feet
Hardiness Zones: 5
An upright shrub with extremely showy flowers throughout summer; the full, double blooms are shell-pink with red streaks and centers; a very adaptable plant, but prefers full sun
Peppermint Smoothie Rose of Sharon features bold shell pink round flowers with dark red eyes and red streaks along the branches from mid summer to early fall. It has green foliage throughout the season. The lobed leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.