Seminole Single Hibiscus
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Seminole'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||hi-BIS-kus ROH-zuh si-NEN-sis|
|Lore||In Tahiti, women wear hibiscus flowers behind their ear, with its position indicating her marital status.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing to 8 to 10 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Design Ideas||This magnificent large Hibiscus creates a beautiful blooming background for tropical perennials. An ideal specimen with abundant pink blossoms most of the year. Serves as an excellent screening plant and takes well to an informal hedge.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Gift Plant|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Summer Flowering|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10 - 11