• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Vigorous grower to 8-10 ft. tall, 4-6 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Summer Flowering
    Blooms:
    Year-Round
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hi-BIS-kus ro-ZA-si-nen-sis
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Round
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Vigorous grower to 8-10 ft. tall, 4-6 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Year-Round
    Flower color:Red
    Garden styleTropical
    Companion PlantsCanna (Canna); Banana (Musa); Cordyline (Cordyline); Phormium (Phormium); Lantana (Lantana)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in well-drained, enriched soils with neutral to slightly acidic pH. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering.Pruning time: spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.