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Hibiscus coccineus

Scarlet Hibiscus, Scarlet Rose Mallow, Swamp Hibiscus
Hibiscus coccineus



Code: 90229

Price: $10.95

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Family: Malvaceae

This eye-catching, shrubby erect herbaceous perennial grows up to 5 feet high with bright scarlet red flowers from summer to early fall. A vigorous grower, it is best grown in very moist soil and full sun. The plant dies back in winter and re-sprouts in spring. Tolerates heat and humidity. Native to Southeast United States. USDA zones 6 - 10.



Keyed Cultural Guide: The following symbols are listed with many product descriptions. If so, they indicate special characteristics or growing requirements. Also, see "Cultural Information".
(B) Hanging
basket
(D) Dwarf
under 12"
(F) Flourescent lights for
indoor light culture
(H) Humid
conditions
(M) Miniature
under 6"
(T) Terrarium
plant
(W) Winter
flowering


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