Althea, Lucy Red
Description: The Lucy Red Althea Tree is one of the most beautiful and striking Ornamental Trees that has been introduced over the last several years. Lucy Red Althea trees will produce masses of 3-5″ double, dark red flower blooms all summer long. Peak bloom takes place in August. Us as an entrance to a garden or along walkways or drives. Or place in a large container as a patio potted plant.
Common Name: Lucy Red Althea Tree
Scientific Name: Hibiscus syriacus ‘Lucy’
Type: Deciduous, Tree
Exposure: Full Sun – Partial Shade
Size: 8-12″ height, 6-8″ spread
Foliage Color: Green
Bloom Color: Red/Purple
Bloom Period: June – Frost
Landscape Use: Entrance,Ornamental Tree, Focal Point, Corner of the Home
Zone: 5 – 9
Growth Rate: Moderate
Companion Plants: Boxwood, Dwarf Alberta Spruce, Magic Carpet Spirea, Blue Star Juniper, Hollies, Barberry. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.
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