The Aphrodite Althea (Althea are also known as “Rose of Sharon”) are summer bloomers with a single pink blossom.
The Aphrodite Althea Shrub (also known as “Rose of Sharon”) is a beautiful flowering shrub known for its showy, pink blooms that bloom all summer. A vigorous grower, it can reach 8-10' in height and up to 6' wide, attracts hummingbirds and butterflies, enjoys full sun and once established is fairly drought tolerant. Works great for a structural shrub at the back of a border, or for a specimen plant.
Call for Nursery Inventory
All of our Grass Pad locations manage their nursery inventory individually, so we suggest calling the store you'd like to visit to check availability on the plants you'd like to purchase.
Olathe Grass Pad
425 N Rawhide Drive, Olathe, KS 66061
Lee's Summit Grass Pad
1711 NE Rice Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64086
Bonner Springs Grass Pad
23750 W. 43d Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66226
Barry Road Grass Pad
11500 NW Barry Road, Kansas City, MO 64153
Stilwell Grass Pad
8160 W. 199th Street, Bucryus, KS 66013
Omaha Grass Pad
9900 F Street, Omaha, NE 68127
UNCLE'S PLANTING TIPS!
Step 1 – Dig the Hole Twice as Wide as the Pot
Step 2 – Remove the Plant from Its Container
Step 3 – Backfill with 50/50 Soil and Max Mix
Step 4 – Cover the Plant Area with Mulch
Step 5 – Stake the Tree if Needed
Step 6 – Water and Feed the Plant!