• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Quickly reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Stunning Tropical Flowers
    Blooms:
    Nearly year-round in mild climates.
  • 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:Quickly reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Nearly year-round in mild climates.
    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 schedule of deep waterings during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, prune 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.