Printed at http://www.soonerplantfarm.com/

Image property of and used with permission from Walter's Gardens


3.00/5.00 stars Customer Rating:
(2 reviews)

 

Hibiscus x 'Ballet Slippers' PP29896 CPBR5820 Plant propagation prohibited

SUMMERIFIC® BALLET SLIPPERS HARDY HIBISCUS

Breeder
Buy Summerific® Ballet Slippers Hardy Hibiscus online. Summerific® Ballet Slippers Hardy Hibiscus is a fantastic introduction by Walter's Gardens in their line of Summerific® Hibiscus. The flowers emerge in summer and feature a dark red eye transitioning into white; this gives way to pink highlights on the outer rim of the petals. Leaves are dark green which make this plant an excellent addition as a backdrop or specimen.

Height:

4-5 Feet

Spread:

4-5 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Light Pink
  • White
  • Multi-Colored
  • Red
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
Fruit Type*
  • Non-Edible Fruit
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Hardy Hibiscus is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

Nothing to display.