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Hibiscus rosa-sinensis Hybrid Cultivars


Order: Malvales
   Family: Malvaceae
            Genus: Hibiscus
                        Specie: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis Hybrid Cultivars

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 8 ft (2.4 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Oval-shaped glossy green leaves; red to dark red flowers summer?winter

Uses: Hedge Screen Shrub borders Containers Tropical gardens

Zones: 9-11

Description: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis is an erect, branching evergreen shrub which grows around 8?ft (2.4?m) high with a spread of 5?ft (1.5?m), but can sometimes be a small tree up to 30?ft (9?m) in height. Solitary flowers with 6 to 9 segments and petals 5?in (

Growth Habit: Erect branching habit

Comments: Cultivars available

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