Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Hibiscus

  • Scientific name
    Hibiscus palustris
  • Height
    24 to 60 inches
  • Bloom period
    July to September
  • Color
    White,pink, red
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Moist, well drained
  • Soil
    Loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Moderate
  • Remarks
    Also called H. moscheutos. Flowers very large.