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Q.Rose of Sharon tree

Zone 29330 | cherwill added on November 1, 2017 | Answered

How long does a rose of Sharon live?

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Answered on November 1, 2017

In zones 5-8, rose of sharon lives for decades. There are some in my neighborhood that are 25 years old and going strong. As with all flowering shrubs, it should be pruned annually to stay most productive. Remove 1/4 to 1/3 of the oldest stems yearly after they have grown to mature size.

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