Notwoodone, or Lavender Chiffon Rose of Sharon has single lavender flowers with a lacy center to create an anemone-like bloom. A large deciduous shrub reaching up to 12 feet in height. Hardy in zones 5-9. Too much of too little water or over fertilization will cause buds to drop. Flowers are produced on new growth so prune in late winter, late February. Tolerates deer, drought, clay soil.