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Hibiscus x 'Luna Red' PPAF Plant propagation prohibited

LUNA™ RED HARDY HIBISCUS

Buy Luna™ Red Hibiscus online. Hardy Hibiscus is burgundy-red, 7-8 inch, showy flowers proliferate on this big, bushy, and well-branched plant. maturing to 2-3 feet tall with an equal spread. A heat lover and drought tolerant once established.Note: Hardy Hibiscus will die back to the ground every winter and emerge from the ground in mid to late spring. Remove old canes to the ground in mid winter.If you purchase our potted Hardy Hibiscus when dormant (September - May) you will receive a one to two year old healthy potted root system. The top cut off to allow new shoots to grow in mid to late spring.

Height:

2-3 Feet

Spread:

2-3 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
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

Althea 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

A Top 100 Plant